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Learning ArcGIS Geodatabases by Hussein Nasser

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Working with an enterprise geodatabase

We can start working on our geodatabase after we have successfully created it. In this section, we will add some database users, create a geodatabase connection, and then migrate a file geodatabase to the new enterprise geodatabase.

Adding users

Now that we have successfully created the geodatabase, it is time to create some users. We will use these users to connect later. To create a user on the database, perform the following steps:

  1. Connect to the database using SQL Management Studio.
  2. Expand Security, right-click on the Logins node, and then click on New Login.
  3. In the New Login form, type robb in the Login name field.
  4. Select SQL Server Authentication and type the password for robb.
  5. Uncheck the Enforce password ...

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