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User Permissions in XP

Posted on 2007-12-03
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I have a client that has a Limited account in XP Pro. I want to elevate her permissions to allow her to have total control over the print queue. Her PC acts as a Print Server. I am assuming that I would make the changes through group policy. Can you tell me what to change? Also can you recommend a good book or publication on Group Policy?
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by:Jay_Jay70
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for Group Policy.....
http://www.adminprep.com/articles/default.asp?action=show&articleid=82

For your printing, you are going to have to bump op her rights and give her power users (as has print groups but i am guessing this is locally)
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How do you customize the account type? Unlike Server 2003, the permissions are set on a GUI which allows you to choose between Administrator and Limited. Is their another area where I can add user account customization?
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I should mention that this is in a Workgroup, not a domain
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Jay_Jay70 earned 750 total points
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if this is a workgroup i cant help you - unless you would like to here my rant on domains and the evils of not having one :)

Right click my computer and choose manage - local users and groups

if this is xphome, shoot me now
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I'll give it a try. They don't have the capital or need for a domain. And relax, This is Pro.
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phew....we can all rest at ease :)
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