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0answers
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Check that a given user has a given priviledge

Given a pair of a user and a privilege I need to determine if a user have the privilege on the server. The following is true in my setup: The server is a part of a domain but not a domain controller ...
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2answers
147 views

Giving AD user accounts admin access on specific machines

Is there a way to give domain based accounts administrative access on specific machines and not others? I can control access and rights to which machines a user can log in to and what their ...
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1answer
75 views

Need to get a list of all users within a subnet of servers

I am looking to write a batch or vbs script to gather all users (local to the server. ie. administrators or a local account(not ad users)) on a collection of servers inside my network. I assume I ...
3
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1answer
663 views

Active Directory Administrative Center over Active Directory Users and Computers

Is there any difference using Active Directory Administrative Center over Active Directory Users and Computers? In training videos I've seen people mostly use the older look Active Directory Users and ...
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2answers
121 views

Add users in Windows machine without AD

I have several development machines where I am the administrator. We are using AD in my organization but is maintained by and offshore IT group any request takes a long time. We are currently ...
2
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1answer
169 views

Utility to allow users to postpone reboot?

Does anyone know of a utility that will allow a user to postpone a reboot on their PC to safely save their work? I came across something today called "Safe Reboot" and it displayed a message saying ...
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1answer
897 views

How can give installation permission to domain user?

How can I give installation permission to a particular domain user on a domain client machine? Thanks for the great help!
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1answer
316 views

Extreme slow PC if logged on as domain user remotely

I'm using windows XP to do the development. Since I working remotely from home, I found a serous problem, some applications for instance MS excel, even just open up the start menu or My computer ...
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5answers
148k views

How to check who is currently logged on to windows workstation from command line? [closed]

Environment is in domain, server is Windows Server 2003, workstations have Vista and XP installed. I need the way to check remotely who is currently logged on workstation, preferably from some simple ...
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6answers
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Where can I find data stored by a Windows Service running as “Local System Account”?

I'm using a service which stores data on disk. The service is running as "local system account". Where is the stored data for that system user? I'm thinking about C:\Documents and Settings\Default ...
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2answers
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Disableing right clicking My Computer -> Properties in Windows XP

I want to make it hard for users on a domain to access things like System Properties. Is there a way I can disable things like Right Clicking the start menu, Accessing System Properties, and any other ...
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5answers
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How do I change the default location for a users home directory in Vista?

I would like to move the default location of my c:\Users\USERNAME to another drive. What is the easiest way to do this and how? I know that I can move each of my "Special Folders" like Documents, ...