Administrator is a person responsible for configuration and reliable configuration of computer systems

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Is it possible to give a application ADMINSTRATIVE rights to run properly but under a STANDARD user account?

I have some applications that REQUIRE ADMINISTRATIVE RIGHTS in order to run properly. But these programs are to be used by STANDARD users without ADMIN rights. Do I have to set something up in the ...
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What users should have access to sudo? (node, php, ftp…)

Before I begin, feel free to suggest a better title for this question. I've registered on Digitalocean and installed a LEMP stack. This is my first time configuring a server from scratch. Even though ...
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Trying to install program as non-admin user but Windows 2008 doesn't accept admin password

I am running Win 2008 Standard Ed. I am logged in as a user (non-admin) and am trying to install a program (via an install.exe file). Windows will prompt for an Admin userid and password which I do ...
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Run as Administrator popup via Skype for bussines drops remote connection

Does anybody know why Skype for bussines drops connection on situation where remote computer asks Administrator rights? As soon as user enter cancel the connection is retrived. How to prevent that? ...
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Where do I even begin on becoming a SysAdmin? [closed]

So, I decided that I would love to spend my free time learning about System Administration and I guess becoming one. But, problem is, I do not know where to even begin. I just don't have a clue. I ...
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Domain Administrator Login - Unknown Source

I'm trying to clear out all traces of old legacy settings from a new Domain I've inherited. One of my pet hates is using the Domain Administrator account for tasks, services, etc. I've managed to get ...
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Saltstack: different versions for Master and Minion

I've a little-big problem. I've an architecture with dozens of servers, everyone having a different OS. My Master is on an Ubuntu Server 14.04 and its version is 0.17.5. My Minions are of different ...
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disabling ip_forward for ubuntu server

This is the state of my server right after booting: root@vzu01-ubuntu:~# uname -a Linux vzu01-ubuntu 3.16.0-30-generic #40~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Thu Jan 15 17:43:14 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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AWS IAM Administrator and Developer

Creating an Administrators Group Using the Console advises not to grant an access key to the IAM user I create for myself, intending, I'm guessing, to grant least privilege. However, in addition to ...
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I can't confirm Customer Account on Account Information Magento Backend

I have an website running with Magento. I trying to confirm the customers accounts on Magento Backend > Customer Information > Account Information. I can activate accounts, but not confirm. For ...
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Permissions for copying files between datacenter machines?

I frequently run experiments in EC2 where e.g. I will check out a VM similar to our database and will want to load the production dataset into it for experimentation. I have to copy the dataset onto ...
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Local administrator user is blocking my actions [closed]

I'm a System Administrator, and here at the company there are some users that have local administrator accounts in their PC'S. I need to restart some PC's in our Domain to complete a Software ...
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Is is possible to have an Admin account manage both Exchange 2013 (on prem) and Office 365?

We are in hybrid mode and a few people are asking me to create an additional account for them so they can administer O365 and use a different account for on prem exchange. After troubleshooting on my ...
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In Server 2012, how do I log into the “old” administrator account?

Here's a quick run down of what I did: Installed Windows Server Essentials Experience feature/role Played around with it Uninstalled it Demoted the server as the domain controller Rebooted Now my ...
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Windows 8.1 - Change Microsoft Account to Local Account from Administrator Account

My apologies if this should be posted elsewhere. I've searched around and cannot find an answer, and have found a few places that it seems appropriate to ask, and this is one of them. Let me know if ...
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Saltstack - Error - No Top file or external nodes data matches found

I'm trying to configure my Saltstack Architecture. I followed all the steps, but It seems not working and I'm not able to find the problem. /etc/salt/master file_roots: base: - /srv/salt dev: - ...
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Client unable to resolve nslookup after settingup dnsmasq in server

I have installed and configured dnsmasq in server box. I am able to perform nslookup in server but unable to resolve server hostname to ip in client. Giving error "server can't find puppetmaster: ...
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Want to leave a domain/set account as administrator

I have a laptop used for school but since I've graduated long ago I wanted to remove my laptop from the school's domain, so I changed the settings and now I'm under a workgroup which sucks because ...
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https passthrough in Apache

Every HTTP or HTTPs connection i have is received by an apache (lets name it as "SERVER A") that acts as router that redirects to other internal computers that holds other apache service. Recently ...
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SQLSTATE[HY000] [1045] Access denied for user 'admin'@'localhost' (using password: YES) [closed]

I've changed the password for admin user of mysql in phpmyadmin and now I can't access neither my Plesk panel and neither mysql via ssh. The error it triggers is: SQLSTATE[HY000] [1045] Access denied ...
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How to log administrator activities in Red Hat Enterprise? [closed]

Is it better to use auditd or sudo logs to log root and other user activities on a Red hat enterprise machine?
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How to use Group Policy to control local administration access (LOCAL ONLY)

At the company I work for, we have about 75 computer users. We have a Microsoft Domain Controller in our server environment (MS Server 2012) with Active Directory. When users need to install ...
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How to check who reset the password for a particular user in active directory on a windows server?

I have the details about a user account when it was last modified (a password reset was done). But I would be interested to know who reset the password for this user. Is there any way I can find this ...
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python django venv ImportError: No module named site

I have tried to deploy a django application using apache webserver. I have enabled wsgi_module in apache. Now i have created a virtual environment and installed django in it. Also installed required ...
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Duplicated domain admin user profile?

Our domain admin logon on PCs or Servers used to have only one profile located on c:\users\administrator Somehow, now we got a duplicated profile called c:\users\administrator.domain Does ...
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Active Directory And Solution Permission/Security in MVC

I hope you guys have a great day. I got a problem when designing permission solution for my client and I really need your adivice. My project is using ASP.NET MVC 5 and we are implementing the ...
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How do I Verify installation requirements for Maximo 7.5 Installation?

I downloaded Maximo 7.5 for Windows Server 2008 R2 x86-64 to create an "Admin Workstation" (PDF). I'm getting an error when I click on "Verify installation requirements" after I run launchpad64 as ...
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How do we extract ftp client information from proftpd logs [closed]

using proftpd 1.3.4. Needs to see which FTP client is being used by end user any idea where it will be logged. or what configuration changes it will need
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Windows Server 2012 - GPO settings - Security Filtering and “Authenticated Users” confusion

So I want to add a GPO for a few computers at first then deploy this rule to all computers when everything is confirmed OK on the test systems. I am having troubles getting the GPO to deploy to only ...
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ad lds create buildin administrator

I created an Administrator user in AD LDS but cannot login with it. I used ADSI Edit to create a user CN=LDSAdmin,CN=Admin,O=MyCompany,C=CH and added it to the build in group ...
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How to add bunch of admin accounts to 20 Windows 2012 servers

Is there a quick way to add bunch of admin accounts to 20+ Windows 2012 servers? It would be way too cumbersome to rdp to each server and add accounts to the local admin group.
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Using Administrator Credentials to login as a User to Their Desktop [duplicate]

Other than memorizing and documenting each user's credentials, is there way that I can use the Windows Domain Administrator credentials to login to a workstation-user's desktop as if I were them? I ...
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How to store admin passwords in a way that can be accessed by multiple admins? [closed]

How to store all the admin passwords for routers, servers, desktop computers in the network if they need to be accessible by multiple admins? There are so many that they can't be memorised and they ...
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The user name or password is incorrect error while joining Windows domain

I am trying to add an second domain controller (DC) to my domain. The server is running Windows Server 2012 R2. After getting the error when promoting it to an domain controller I tried uninstalling ...
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Windows Local Administrator Account [closed]

Would the local administrator account on Windows server be considered a user account or a system account similar to "root"?
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Can I distribute my python objects without having admin rights?

Playing at home, I learned to build my objects in python and use them in VBA with pythoncom tools. Now I want to do the same at work so colleagues (in the intranet) can load and use the same objects. ...
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Prevent local administration privileges for our domain users

I am looking for possible solutions to prevent local administration privileges for our domain users. Currently, we provide our domain users local administration privileges to avoid issues with ...
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JBoss as Webasever default admin ID and Password

I have deployed a WAR file into JBoss web application, one of the page in this WAR prompts for the webserver admin ID and Password. I am not able to find the default admin ID and Password. Can you ...
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password ipa idm redhat change itself

I am new in Kerberos and I don't know why the password change itself I create another account but the problem persists after generating keytabe in IPA client the password of admin IPA idm redhat ...
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how do I add an account into the built-in courier administrator group? [closed]

In the documentation it says that there is a built in administrators group, but how do i add an account to that administrator group http://www.courier-mta.org/authlib/README_authlib.html The access ...
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Transition away from Domain Admin only account

In our Windows environment, our Domain Admins only have one user account. This single user account is used across the board including running on a day to day workstation. In our transition away from ...
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Using SSL to secure Solr with Tomcat - Admin Dash Fails to Load Properly

Tomcat: 7.0.56 / Java: 7 Upd: 71 / Webapp: Solr 4.10.1 / OS: Windows 2012 R2 Busy trying to secure Solr to compensate for the lack of security prevalent for a developer. We're having some difficulty ...
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winsshd restrict windows admin from managing the server

I'm installing winsshd server on client computers, and i want to give them an administrator account. but i also want to make sure they don't mess with the winsshd server configuration, which can be ...
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Control Panel Empty on Windows Server 2008 R2 DataCenter

I am a local admin on a Windows Server 2008 R2 DataCenter machine, but when I remote into the server and open the Control Panel, almost all of the items are gone or missing. Could there be a ...
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“Not allowed to change Adminstrator's password via UI” in Adobe CQ 5.6.1

Trying to change the default admin password on a CQ 5.6.1 Publish node via curl, and getting a 403 when I do so. I'm executing: curl --user admin:admin -F rep:password="myCrazyNewPassword" -F ...
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Program Files(x86) not being interpretted right on Win7x64 when not running as local admin

Regards, I'm having a peculiar issue with a 32bit software program that is being migrated to a x64 environment (Windows XP SP3 towards Windows 7 X64. The application is question is a electronic ...
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Security policy: servers without root/administrator password

I am considering running public web and application servers with blank root/Administrator passwords, and I'm wondering whether this might be a bad policy. I see several advantages of having no ...
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kerberos apache 401 error for domain admins using office addin

I use SSO for access to a Linux based system from our windows 7 PC's. This works for IE using the logon credentials to access the system. However, when the developed office plugin is used by any ...
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Linux: How to find out which ports did my application use [without being root]? [closed]

I have the following question. On a CentOS machine I run an application which connects to another system. I am interested in finding out on which ports (input/output) the communication happened. The ...
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Deny to administrators to change network configuration settings

I need to provide admin rights to every user but the users should not able to change network configuration settings. For this I have enabled following policies in User Configuration\Administrative ...