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TN Appsvr215 How to run your galaxy with minimum SQL permissions



This article from Insource shows how to run your galaxy with minimum SQL permissions


  • Author: Mike Viteri
  • Published: 03/09/2016
  • Applies to: System Platform 2014R2 SP1


During the installation of System Platform 2014 R2 SP1. Your galaxy is assigned full SQL privileges. You can have your galaxy run with minimum privileges by:

  • Run the aaConfig SQL Utility from Wonderware folder.


  • Inside the utility you will need to select "Enhanced Security Mode". Enter your username and password for Windows or SQL Server. Click Ok.



  • The configuration will run but is not complete until you restart.


  • Once you restart your galaxy will now run at minimum permissions