Solved

Win 2000 Professional - Access Control

Posted on 2002-03-05
4
118 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
How do I change the Access Control on a Win 2000 Pro from using the local User Manager to be set to use the Domain Controller's Active Directory?
0
Comment
Question by:HDWILKINS
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:Housenet
ID: 6843208
-Install the 2000 remote administration package.
-connect to the domain controller with \\servername\admin$ find adminpak.msi (I think its in system32.. Install it..
-You can then open AD Users & computers locally.
0
 
LVL 10

Author Comment

by:HDWILKINS
ID: 6844027
Housenet,

I seem to have a mental block.  This isn't the first time I've done this but for some reason, I'm not getting it.

In Windows 98, you go to Network Properties and click on the Access tab and select User Level Access Control and enter the Domain.  I know there is a dialogue box like this somewhere in 2000 but I can't find it.

I don't want to administer the AD from the workstation, what I want to do is to assign security rights (printer, etc) from the AD list of users.

Do I still have to install adminpack?

Harry
0
 
LVL 11

Accepted Solution

by:
geoffryn earned 50 total points
ID: 6844363
No, but the 2000 Pro system must be a domain member.  If it is, then the domain user list will be available in the security tab.
0
 
LVL 10

Author Comment

by:HDWILKINS
ID: 6845954
geoffryn gets the points.   For some reason when I was there yesterday, after joining the domain I couldn't see the users in the Active Directory.  Today I can.  Maybe I was blind yesterday but geoffryn is clearly correct because I can see them today.

Thanks all

Harry
0

Featured Post

Backup Your Microsoft Windows Server®

Backup all your Microsoft Windows Server – on-premises, in remote locations, in private and hybrid clouds. Your entire Windows Server will be backed up in one easy step with patented, block-level disk imaging. We achieve RTOs (recovery time objectives) as low as 15 seconds.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
Some code to ensure data integrity when using macros within Excel. Also included code that helps secure your data within an Excel workbook.
With the power of JIRA, there's an unlimited number of ways you can customize it, use it and benefit from it. With that in mind, there's bound to be things that I wasn't able to cover in this course. With this summary we'll look at some places to go…
Hi friends,  in this video  I'll show you how new windows 10 user can learn the using of windows 10. Thank you.

910 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now