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MSSQL Auditor error: Verify that the user has the proper credentials to do database auditing

Created by Craig O’ Neill, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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Overview

The MSSQL Auditor does not start and displays the following error:

Unable to start MSSQLAuditor. Verify that the user has the proper credentials to do database auditing by using the Auditorconfig Test button.

 

Environment

All LEM versions

Cause 

This is a Windows permissions issue.

Resolution

Verify that the user account has been granted the Logon as a service right on the server where MSSQL Auditor is installed. Refer to Add the Logon as a service right to an account.

 

 

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20:17, 22 Jun 2016

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