Re: Password's case sensitivity

From: Dan Guzman (
Date: 01/24/05

Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2005 08:17:34 -0600

Password case-sensitivity is determined by the default collation for the SQL
Server instance. It appears you have a case-insensitive collation.

Hope this helps.
Dan Guzman
SQL Server MVP
"sam" <> wrote in message
> Hi,
> somehow my Sql Server's passwors are not case sensitive. I thought sql
> server's login passwords are case sensitive.
> Am I worng?
> How do I change my SQL Server back to the case sensitive passwords?
> Please help..
> Thank you
> Sam 

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