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Posted on 2003-10-22
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I am the only administrator of a singer server 18 client domain. What is the best way too ensure that the only user that can logon locally too the Domain Controller is the original administrator account created?
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David Wilhoit earned 125 total points
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rename the admin and guest accounts, then create an account that only you have access to, and use it for the admin account

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http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;320053
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by:donnatronious
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Whoops.  The reason I asked this question is I was able too logged in with what I thought was a normal domain user account.  I forgot that I had made them an administrator.  Thanks.
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you're welcome. Be careful not lock down your DC too tight, you may lock yourself out, and that's a bad thing :)

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