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Permissions to add computer to win 2003 AD domain

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What do I need to set on a windows 2003 AD user sccount to allow it to add machines to the domain
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Go to permissions tab and give him full control.
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You can do this via group policy also, Default Domain security Policy ---Local Policies --User Rights Assignment---Add work station to domain and select the user and add it.
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The most simple way is add this user into "Account Operators" group in Domain. Then this user will be able adding/resetting passwords of user/computer objects within the domain.

To be more secure, you can delegate for that user appropriate rights on appropriate OU in your domain.

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Krzysztof
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