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Granting access to a shared folder to a local user on a member server

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We have a network with a Windows Server 2003 DC and a Windows 2000 member server.

I want to give a local, non-administrator user on the 2000 server access to a folder on the 2003 domain controller.

When attempting to modify the security settings for this folder, I am unable to browse local users of the member server.

How can I achieve this?
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You can't. To access a domain controller, you need a domain account.
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psk1:

Local user accounts are only good on the machine where they were created.

A domain account is required for access to folders on other servers.

HTH

MidnightOne
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Thanks.
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In case you guys would care to take a peek, I've posted a follow-up question to the above at http://www.experts-exchange.com/Databases/MS_Access/Q_21902795.html
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