How to Delegate Basic Server Administration To Junior Administrators.

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Author: Nirmal Sharma MVP
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This article explains or contains articles which contains information about delegation of Tasks.

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Here is a complete list of articles for delegating controls to admins:
 
You can delegate permissions to junior Admins using MMC Taskpads.
 
How to use Adminpak.msi to install a specific server administration tool in Windows
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=314978
 
HOW TO: Delegate Administrative Authority in Windows 2000
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=315676
 
HOW TO: Create and Edit a Taskpad View in a Saved MMC Console in Windows 2000
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=321143
 
Default Security Concerns in Active Directory Delegation
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=235531
 
Delegate Control Wizard Cannot Be Used to Remove Groups or Users
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=229873
 
Administrative Tool Menu Is Sensitive to User's Permissions
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=214739
 
In a Server 2003 domain, you can ignore the part about editing dssec.dat:
 
How To Delegate the Unlock Account Right
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=294952
 
A must read for Domain Administrators:
 
Design Considerations for Delegation of Administration in Active Directory
 
*Achieving Autonomy and Isolation with Forests, Domains, and Organizational Units*
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windows2000serv/technologies/activedirectory/plan/addeladm.mspx
 
Using scripts you can set delegation on properties if you want:
 
Part 1
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/topics/security/exrights.mspx
 
Part 2
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/topics/security/propset.mspx
 
You can find security attributes for each object in Chapter -6 of *Inside Active Directory-Second Edition*



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Article ID: 555986 - Last Review: September 18, 2007 - Revision: 1.0
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  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Web Edition
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