Ok I have just upgraded to Win2k from NT4. I have 7 computers that were connected to a NT4 server running as a domain controller. I now have win2k server running as a domain controller and the other boxes are running win2k professional. I just setup the first client box with a local user account and the local permission I wanted the user to have on that machine. I then created a user account on the domain controller with the same name and pass as the local one. But when the user logs onto server it creates as new user profile and doesn't give the user the local permissions I set. Not sure what I'm doing wrong... but for this first box I want the user to have full administrative rights to his local computer while logged into the domain as well. I also want only one user profile... he has two profiles now, one when logged on locally and one when logged on to the domain. Any ideas on what to do?