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access denied for reporting server 2008

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hi i am new to reporting services and i tried to set up a report server for testing. and i ve always got access denied msgs
can anyone help me on this? thanks

The permissions granted to user 'george-laptop\george' are insufficient for performing this operation. (rsAccessDenied) Get Online Help
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by:Chris Luttrell
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SSRS Secruity is handled in its own configuration.   I have just finished writing up a quick description of how to assign user permissions, see if it helps you.
SSRS-Permissions.doc
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thanks CGL for the reply. strangely i ve got nth showed on on reports page
can u help me on this?
thanks
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That looks like you are not an administator and only have Browser Access.  That is what the home screen looks like to a general user when first set up with no reports.  Can you connect as an administrator account?
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hi cgl I believe i am using the admin account since i am the only user for my laptop do u have any suggestions?
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hi CGL
and i setup service account using domain\account user. i think it should be fine?
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thanks cgl
i fixed it by turning off the uac in vista think uac blocked access

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