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Active Direcotry Security - isolate users from accessing Active directory users and computers

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Hi,

we have a domain with many administrators thus many people can access the active directory usres and computers. We want to secure the active directory and have 2-3 admins being able to access the A.D.

How can i do that?
Thanx
Nick.

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Hi c_hockland,

you need to set the following policy setting in a GPO and apply to everyone except the users you want

User Config\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Microsoft Management Console\Restricted/Permitted snap-ins\Active Directory Users and Computers



Cheers!
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c_hockland,

i would reccomend putting it in a separate policy and using security filtering to disable your admin users applying it, thus giving them access to ADUC
http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Group-Policy-Security-Filtering.html
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