How can I allow a standard user to start and stop a specific service without admin rights in Server 2008?
Posted on 2010-09-07
How can I allow a standard user to start and stop a specific service without admin rights in Server 2008? I Used gpedit to create a group and policies for that group however I can't seem to allow the group to start and stop specific services I went to GPO_name\Computer Configuration\Windows Settings\Security Settings\System Services\ and gave the group accounts permission to read, write, delete, or execute inheritance settings or auditing and ownership permission by clicking Edit Security. But when I login as a user of this group I don't have the option to start or stop these services. I even gave the individual accounts permission but still no luck. The users of this group are logging into the server remotely via TS could that be the problem? I 'm not sure where to go from here. I did a gpudate /force to make sure my changes took. Any ideas what I might be missing here?