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Archive for January 2nd, 2008

SQL Express Mixed Mode Authentication

So, I’m getting ready to do some data binding demos and I realized that when I installed Visual Studio, I forgot to install SQL Server Express first so that I could control the install.

You see, when you install Visual Studio, it installs SQL Server Express for you.  But, it installs it using Windows Authentication by default.  In fact, if you’ve installed Visual Studio already, you already know that it doesn’t even give you the option of installing for mixed mode. Read the rest of this entry »