Re: SQL SA password

From: Stephen J. Friedl (
Date: 02/15/02

Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2002 08:52:34 -0800
From: "Stephen J. Friedl" <>

At 01:25 PM 2/14/2002, RICH ROHRICH wrote:
>Anyone know of a way to retrieve or break the SA password for a SQL
>database on a Windows2000 server. We accidently locked ourselves out of a
>box. If I should post this elsewhere please let me know.

I had to do this with Sybase, and it ought to work the same for MS-SQL:

"Hacking Sybase for the NT Administrator"

Stephen J. Friedl / Software Consultant / Tustin, CA / 714-544-6561