[gptalk] Re: Restricted Groups - appending to local administrators

  • From: "Ray Lewis" <razor@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2007 06:46:33 +0100

I find using the below line within a startup script to be the best method -
this example is within a domain called home and a user called Ray...


NET LOCALGROUP Administrators "home\Ray" /ADD



From: gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
Behalf Of Auld Colin
Sent: 30 August 2007 14:29
To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [gptalk] Restricted Groups - appending to local administrators


Is there a way to *add* a member to the local administrators group on a
member server using Restricted Groups?  I know that, normally, a Restricted
Group policy will remove any existing members and replace them with those
set in the policy.  But what I'd like to do is use Restricted Groups to
extend the list i.e. leave the existing members as they are...


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