Delegating Server Controls

by [Published on 10 Dec. 2010 / Last Updated on 31 Oct. 2009]

This article contains a few links you can use to delegate basic server administrations to junior Administrators.

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
      
    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

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The Author — Nirmal Sharma

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Nirmal Sharma is a MCSEx3, MCITP, and was awarded Microsoft MVP in Directory Services. In his spare time, he likes to help others and share some of his knowledge by writing tips and articles for various online communities. Nirmal can also be found contributing to PowerShell based Dynamic Packs for ADHealthProf.ITDynamicPacks.Net solutions.

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