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Using Fall Through Authentication

If a user tries to login using their credentials and the authentication fails, the user cannot login using other authentication methods. A simple example could be a user who was configured with hash authentication. Later, TLS authentication was introduced and granted to all users or in other words granted to the PUBLIC with higher priority....
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Copy a Table with an Identity to a Table with an Identity on the Same Database Keeping the Identities in Sync

An IDENTITY associates a table column with a sequence. This sequence automatically increments the column value as new rows are added. There are some noteable restrictions on IDENTITY columns: You cannot INSERT values manually into an IDENTITY column You cannot UPDATE the values of an IDENTITY column once they has been populated via the sequence...