?
Solved

Adding a new computer and user to network.

Posted on 2004-03-22
6
Medium Priority
?
367 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-13
Would I be right in saying that when I add a new computer and user to my domain I have to adding a user to the local machine by browsing the domain?
0
Comment
Question by:leo_dee
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 

Assisted Solution

by:mahabat
mahabat earned 100 total points
ID: 10647827
NO !

just add the user on domain you dont have any need to create users on local machine. Only register domain on local machine.
when local machine required username and password also give that domain.
clear?
0
 

Author Comment

by:leo_dee
ID: 10647859
I tried doing it that way but it would not let me install any new software on the local machine despite the logged on user having administrator rights assigned on the server.
0
 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:mikeleebrla
ID: 10649440
your domain user will have to be a member of the local admin group in order to install software on a local machine.. there is NO way around this.
0
Optimize your web performance

What's in the eBook?
- Full list of reasons for poor performance
- Ultimate measures to speed things up
- Primary web monitoring types
- KPIs you should be monitoring in order to increase your ROI

 

Author Comment

by:leo_dee
ID: 10649509
What do you mean 'the local admin group'?
0
 
LVL 25

Accepted Solution

by:
mikeleebrla earned 100 total points
ID: 10649558
on the local computer (your workstation) goto start,run,, then type in mmc to open up the MMC (microsoft management console),, then go to console, choose add/remove snap in and add the local users and groups snap in.. from there choose groups, administrators,, and add your domain user to the local admin group from there.  The reason your domain user couldn't install software on the local machine is b/c that user didn't have rights to that machine,,,when you said the user had rights to the server, that has nothing to do with the client rights.
0
 

Author Comment

by:leo_dee
ID: 10649646
Thank you!!!!!
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

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…
This is a fine trick which I've found useful many times, when you just don't want to accidentally run a batch script or the commands needs administrator rights.
Do you want to know how to make a graph with Microsoft Access? First, create a query with the data for the chart. Then make a blank form and add a chart control. This video also shows how to change what data is displayed on the graph as well as form…
In this video you will find out how to export Office 365 mailboxes using the built in eDiscovery tool. Bear in mind that although this method might be useful in some cases, using PST files as Office 365 backup is troublesome in a long run (more on t…
Suggested Courses
Course of the Month10 days, 12 hours left to enroll

764 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