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local Admin or not - Dos command

Posted on 2010-11-09
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would there be a command that can be run from the DOS prompt or RUN windows for a user to quickly check if she is a local Admin or not?

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The command "net localgroup administrators" shows a listing of all members of the local administrators group.
If the list isn't too long, which it shouldn't be, you can see at a glance if a user is in it or not.
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sounds good -

can anyone run this command, or only those with Local Admin previledge?
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Anyone can run this command, but only administrators can use it to add or remove users to this local administrators group.
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great- helped..
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