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How to find out the name of the user who did the SQL Server installation?

    Question

  • I want to find out who did the SQL Server installation.  Where can I find the information besides Windows logs?

    Tuesday, April 10, 2012 8:39 PM

Answers

  • can you go to log folder under

    <System Drive>\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\110\Setup Bootstrap\Log<Time Stamp>

    then log for logs end with *Cpu32_1.log

    or

    *Cpu64_1.log

    then search for 

    Username =

    or

    LogonUser ="


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    Ahmed Ibrahim
    SQL Server Setup Team
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    Tuesday, April 10, 2012 9:07 PM
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  • can you go to log folder under

    <System Drive>\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\110\Setup Bootstrap\Log<Time Stamp>

    then log for logs end with *Cpu32_1.log

    or

    *Cpu64_1.log

    then search for 

    Username =

    or

    LogonUser ="


    Regards,
    Ahmed Ibrahim
    SQL Server Setup Team
    This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights. Please remember to click "Mark as Answer" and "Vote as Helpful" on posts that help you.
    This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread.

    Tuesday, April 10, 2012 9:07 PM
    Moderator
  • Thanks Ahmed.

    LogonUser shows the user name.

    Thursday, April 19, 2012 9:19 PM