dear all, i finally set up log shipping and got it working as far as data changes are concerned it is working just fine. but now i have come across a problem which i could not find the solution to. i have some users in my primary database which are also owning objects in database and have sql server authentication set with them. now when i take the back up of db from primary server and restore it on secondary server and then i look at the properties of those users and match them with properties of same users on primary sever they are different. so pls help me out and tell me how can i solve the problem and keep the users rights everything same on secondary as well. waiting for your inputs. appreciate your help. thanks a ton.