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This article describes some of the default security settings in Windows 2000.
Some of the default security settings in Windows 2000 include:
Windows 2000 Professional and Windows 2000 Server (Configured as a Member Server)
Windows 2000 Server (Configured as a Domain Controller)
UpgradesComputers upgraded from Windows NT 4.0 do not use the new default security settings described above. Instead, all existing security settings are maintained.
For more information, refer to the "Default Access Control Settings in Windows 2000" white paper that is located at the following Microsoft Web site:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/Bb742509.aspxIn the event that the URL for this white paper has moved, you can search the white paper at the following Microsoft Web site:
Article ID: 217050 - Last Review: October 14, 2013 - Revision: 5.3