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Windows 2012 Server - Setup application administrator

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I need to setup a user account (role) for an application administrator on a Windows 2012 server.   He/she should be able to install MySQL, PHP, associated webserver etc.    What role should I use to create this user's account?   Any  help will be highly appreciated.    Thanks.
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Standard user with the name and password of an administrator to allow installation
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Standard or Administrator use?
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by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
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please read what I said.. standard user, but to satisfy UAC all installs must be run as administrator and you supply the username and password
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Ah ok! I thought there might be role I coukd model after for application admin vs. System admin.
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you could go into delegation of users.. but a lamp stack is only ever installed once per machine. it is not an ongoing requirement
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