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Important This article contains information about how to modify the registry. Make sure to back up the registry before you modify it. Make sure that you know how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up, restore, and modify the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows registry
When you deploy Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 or Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 by using a user account, your user account must have local administrator permissions on Microsoft SQL Server. However, you expect that local administrator permissions on SQL Server are not required. For more information about this requirement, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/946686/ )How to assign the minimum permissions to a deployment administrator in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0
This problem is fixed in the latest cumulative update rollup for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
949256This problem is fixed in the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 release.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949256/ )Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 updates and hotfixes
Follow the workaround steps below to install Microsoft Dynamics CRM without needing local administrator permissions on the Microsoft SQL Server.
Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk. To deploy Microsoft Dynamics CRM by using an account that does not have local administrator permissions on SQL Server, follow these steps:
Article ID: 974584 - Last Review: August 17, 2011 - Revision: 5.0
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