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define group policy setting for local administrator rights

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is there a way for me to give somone local administrator rights to their pc through group policy? An yes i want to give local admin rights to everybody on every system. So irrespective of the system user logs in ... i want them to have local admin rights. How can we do this using 2003 gpo.
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You need to create a restricted groups policy, see http://www.windowsecurity.com/articles/Using-Restricted-Groups.html.

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Hi bhartiya,

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