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Powershell Script to add Domain admin account on workstation Event Log Reader Service

Posted on 2013-11-04
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Hi Experts,

           I am working domain environment and I am very new to scripting . I need a PowerShell script to add the domain admin account to event Log Reader service on all computers(Windows 7 OS) which are already a member of Active Directory.

   FYI I am attaching a picture where exactly I want to add a Domain Admin.

     Thanks you,
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by:arnold
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Skip scripting, you can use GPO restricted groups on the computer configuration to add a group/user to be a member of this group.

Administrator/domain admins are commonly have this access.
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Ram Balachandran earned 500 total points
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Yes, this is recommended to manage via group policy than script as in group policy refresh this settings wille be reinforced also.

Here is the link how to manage it via group policy

http://community.spiceworks.com/how_to/show/2123-add-an-active-directory-group-to-the-local-administrator-group-of-workstation-s


And through powershell

http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2010/08/19/use-powershell-to-add-domain-users-to-a-local-group.aspx
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Please comment the reason for deleting
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This request need to be closed by specifiying any of the solution provided. Asker has not mentioned any solution, and requested for closing this question.
http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Q_28284574.html#a39621276 has all the revelant informatiom to close this request.
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