Privileges NT and Samba

Vetter, Gary H. ghvetter at
Wed Oct 18 17:48:14 GMT 2000

Oops, I stand corrected. Your method is easier, too. Thanks.


-----Original Message-----
From: Buchan Milne [mailto:bgmilne at]
Sent: Wednesday, October 18, 2000 11:21 AM
To: Multiple recipients of list SAMBA-NTDOM
Subject: Re: Privileges NT and Samba

Or, just run user manager, go Policies -> User Rights, Check "Show
Advanced USer Rights", Choose "Changethe system time" from the drop-down
box, click add, select "Everyone", OK, OK.

It's not really a good idea to make everyone Power Users!


"Vetter, Gary H." wrote:
> On an NT workstation, a user ID requires at least 'Power User' privileges
> change time. Administrator privileges would also work, but you wouldn't
> to give every user admin privileges unless you have a death wish (imho).
> Anyway, from the <Start> button, select Programs - Administrative Tools -
> User Manager. Select the user, click on Groups, select Power User from the
> right side, click on Add, then OK a couple of times. There's probably also
> policy editor method of doing this for a group.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Osama Abu-Aish [mailto:osabmt00 at]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 18, 2000 10:02 AM
> To: Torsten Curdt
> Cc: samba-ntdom at
> Subject: RE: Privileges NT and Samba
> Am 18 Oct 2000, um 13:00 Uhr schrieb Torsten Curdt zum Thema RE:
> NT and Samba:
> Dazu meine Meinung:
> I remember someone had a list in a previous mail.
> You should find it in the list archives.
> HTH, Osama
> > > The net time problem is not a samba but a NT one. You must
> > > give the right to change system time to everybody for this
> > > command to succeede for non-root users. Better solution
> > > is using one of the freeware time-setting tools for NT.
> >
> > Could you name some?
> > --
> > Torsten
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