Windows 2003 administration access

Posted on 2004-09-21
Last Modified: 2010-04-19
Dear All

I want to be able to access in by windows 2003 server as a normal user, but i want to change my mode to administrator without logging off the server, I have tried Run as command but its for a signle application, i need to change my mode so i can be an administrator for all my application.

Question by:ibmas4002
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mcsallad earned 500 total points
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Add your user to the domain administrators group?

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I need it to be a normal user.

Expert Comment

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May I ask why?
Why not use a dedicated admin account for such operations, that will ensure no mistakes are done because of to much rights for a normal user

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