Solved

Setting permissions on a group

Posted on 2003-12-02
9
305 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
I have users logging into a terminal server, we are using our file/print server, just so they can test whether or not terminal services is going to work for us. I do not want these users to be able to access active directory, system files, etc. I have created a group, terminalclients, added the terminal users to it, set permissions to logon locally, given this group permission in Terminal Connections. I would like to restrict this group. How do I do this?

Thanks,
Diane
0
Comment
Question by:dboyle53169
9 Comments
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:20LILY00
ID: 9862025
This is not a fast solution. I would have recomended finding another box for testing any resonible computer will work for testing. You will have to create policies to restrict access. I dont usually do testing on a production box.
0
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:JConchie
ID: 9862759
not clear what you mean by "restrict this group"  It will only have access to those resources to which you grant it...at whatever level of access you specify.......can you clarify?
0
 

Author Comment

by:dboyle53169
ID: 9862995
Right now he is able to go into active directory and delete a user. He is also able to go into the system files. I want to restrict him from access these and other area's of my server. I'm not sure how to do this. 20LILY00 mentioned policies, is this the recommended way of restricting users while on a terminal server?  If so, please tell me how to set this up, if not please tell me the correct way.

Thanks,
Diane
0
Comprehensive Backup Solutions for Microsoft

Acronis protects the complete Microsoft technology stack: Windows Server, Windows PC, laptop and Surface data; Microsoft business applications; Microsoft Hyper-V; Azure VMs; Microsoft Windows Server 2016; Microsoft Exchange 2016 and SQL Server 2016.

 
LVL 18

Accepted Solution

by:
JConchie earned 250 total points
ID: 9863120
He can only delete AD users if he has Domain Admin, or Account admin rights....make sure those users are not in those groups......
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:wtrmk74
ID: 9863445
JConchie is correct...  :)

the Users are in Groups , so the restrictions are what groups are the users assigned to?

that will ultimately fix your problem...

hope that helps
0
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:JConchie
ID: 10044484
"JConchie is correct...  "  Nice quote, I think it says it all
0
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:JConchie
ID: 10044512
"JConchie is correct...  "  Nice quote, I think it says it all!!
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:wtrmk74
ID: 10049200
I figured you would like that one!

~:)
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…
SEO can be a real minefield to navigate, but there are three simple ways to up your SEO game just be re-assessing your content output.
This video shows how to quickly and easily add an email signature for all users on Exchange 2016. The resulting signature is applied on a server level by Exchange Online. The email signature template has been downloaded from: www.mail-signatures…
The Email Laundry PDF encryption service allows companies to send confidential encrypted  emails to anybody. The PDF document can also contain attachments that are embedded in the encrypted PDF. The password is randomly generated by The Email Laundr…

785 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