[Webinar] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 149
  • Last Modified:

Granting a user specific rights. Install appliations and create new users.

I have a help desk user starting. I want to grant him access to install software on domain computers and create new users. Other than that i want his access to be very limited. Whats the best way to go about doing this?
0
Mohonk
Asked:
Mohonk
1 Solution
 
elbereth21Commented:
Use delegation (from  active directory users and computers --> delegation of control wizard): this way you can give him the right to create new users in a designated Organizational Unit (or domain if it is the case).
The same method works for software distribution, if you delegate the right to manage group policies used for centralized deployment of approved software.
If instead, you don't deploy software using active directory, you'll have to use scripting or make him a local administrator for your computers.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: ZipGrep

ZipGrep is a utility that can list and search zip (.war, .ear, .jar, etc) archives for text patterns, without the need to extract the archive's contents.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way to say thank you for being a part of the community.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now