admin rights on 2003 server

Posted on 2007-10-05
Last Modified: 2010-04-20
I am the administrator of our server, I have a login id, I make myself a member of the admin group. Now, if I login as Administrator I can do anything, such as download and install programs when I am logged on a client pc, but if I log on, it will not let me install programmes etc, even though I am a member of the admin group!

Any ideas?

Question by:Soluga
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    Expert Comment

    Are you a member of the local admin group or Domain admin group ?

    You need to add your useraccount as a member of the "Domain Administrators" group to have admin rights on the domain clients.
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    by:Malli Boppe
    Is the client PC added to the domain.
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    Author Comment

    I am a member of domain.local/Builtin all the client pc's are a member of the domain
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    Accepted Solution

    You need to add your domain account to the local administrator
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    Author Comment

    Sorry it's Administrators domain.local.Builtin and Domain Admins domain.local/Users
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    Author Comment

    Thanks KCTS.

    It was the last comment on the link that you provided that I was after.

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