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Is it possible to use Windows Authentication for users who are logged into their computer on one domain (ABC) on a particular AD system, for services that are on a second domain (XYZ) on a second AD system?

Example: A user logs into their desktop as ABC\dev1. They then VPN to a remote system where they have the account XYZ\remotedev1. They need to access a SQL server on the XYZ domain through SQL Server Management Studio as XYZ\remotedev1. When launching SSMS it attempts to use Windows authentication for ABC\dev1 which of course fails. Is there a way for the user to use their XYZ\remotedev1 account for access to services on the XYZ domain?

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Yes, you can use the RunAs command with the NetOnly flag set to specify different windows credentials to use.

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