Re: Service Account Changes

From: Jasper Smith (
Date: 05/06/04

Date: Thu, 6 May 2004 18:36:25 +0100

Did you also change the service account for SQL Server Agent ?
Anything in the SQL Agent error log ?

Jasper Smith (SQL Server MVP)
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"Sunil" <> wrote in message
> Hi,
> We recently changed the service account to one of a domain login through
Enterprise Manager.
> Then we removed the Builtin\Administrators group from the list of logins.
This is because we do
> not want any other Admin User of our domain have access to the database.
> We tried this in one test server and successfully removed
Builtin\Administrators group.
> But in Production Server we could not able to restart the SqlAgent
services. This lead into a situation of
> all jobs are not executing now.
> Pls help me.
> Thanks in Advance
> Sunil