In this recipe, we will change SQL Server authentication mode.
Confirm which authentication mode your instance is running. Go to SQL Server Management Studio and log in to your instance. Once logged in, right-click on the instance and go to Properties | Security (this is similar to what we did in the previous recipe):
In this recipe, we will change the authentication mode from
Mixed. Feel free to do the reverse if your settings are different from what is presented in the preceding image.
Let's explore the steps required to complete the task: