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Posted on 2008-06-19
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I need to force my users to stop using local Administrator accounts on their XP PCs. To do this, I need to rename all their XP administrator accounts and change their passwords from the using the Active Directory or through any other mean. We are in a Windows 2003 domain with about 4000 users whoa are in over 20 cities, hence the need to do it from a central point.
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To rename the local admin acct:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816109

To reset the local admin acct pwd:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb897543.aspx

Regards.
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