need quick advise on SQL administrator user during installation Share on Facebook Post on reddit Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Other Microsoft Servers and SaaS › SQL Server 2005 / 2008 / 2008 R2 / 2012 / 2016 › need quick advise on SQL administrator user during installation This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 7 years, 9 months ago by mla. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts mlaMember Feb 21, 2013 at 10:03 am #160968 I install SQL Express 2008 R2 on local (app) server 2008. Installing as domain admin. Now have to add user for SQL admin Sure don’t want that current user will be in SQL Administrator. Would it be OK to add server local admin to SQL administrators? What is the best practice? Thanks, Michael. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.