Quickly test Windows-auth logon to a SQL DB as a different user

If you need to make a test connection to a MS SQL DB as a different Windows user, and you’re not using SQL authentication, you can do the following:

runas /user:domainsqluser "C:Program FilesMicrosoft SQL Server100ToolsBinnVSShellCommon7IDESsms.exe"

You’ll then see the following messages after being prompted for a password for that user:

Attempting to start C:Program FilesMicrosoft SQL Server100ToolsBinnVSShellCommon7IDESsms.exe as user "domainsqluser" ...

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