Granting administrator access to an individual server within a domain

Posted on 2005-03-10
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Last Modified: 2010-04-19
Hi, not sure if this can be done but I need to grant one of our techies administrator rights to our database server that sits in our domain, however I don't want to amke him a domain admin - is there a simple way of doing this? Ta muchly
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Pete Long earned 200 total points
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add his domain user account to the LOCAL administrators group on the server?
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by:Pete Long
ID: 13504747
log onto the server

start > run > lusrmgr.msc

groups >  administrators >  add

and add the tecchiy in :)


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ID: 13504821
Thanks Pete, it's soooo simple when you put it like that!
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by:Pete Long
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LOL its the simple things that the most intellegent people miss :)


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