Administrator but I am getting access denied error while opening IIS

I have windows server 2003 box and i am administrator on that machien. But when i try to open IIS on that machine, i get error "You have been  denied access to this machine"
i am in the administrators group on that machine

 pl help.. thanks
at999Asked:
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dekkarCommented:
Can you access it via:

Right click on my computer --> Manage --> Services and Applications --> IIS



have you used IIS on the server yet? maybe try removing it and re-adding it.

ONLY do this is IIS isnt being used by anything.....
bahigeCommented:
Try:
-click start, run and type in: mmc
-press enter
-click on file>add/remove snapin
-click Add
-Select "Internet Information Systems Manager (IIS)"
-Click Add
-Click close
-Click Ok

Does it open now?
at999Author Commented:
no none of that worked.... thanks
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RovastarCommented:
You need *local* admin rights to have access to IIS.
at999Author Commented:
what does that mean? i am in administrators group on that machine thanks
RovastarCommented:
I mean you need local admin rights not domain admin rights.
at999Author Commented:
ya i am in the administrators group on that machine....  

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at999Author Commented:
i will try those
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