[Samba] Roaming Profiles:Samba PDC:WinXP:User must be local admin SOLVED

Awful Hack awfulhack at gmail.com
Thu Sep 30 00:24:21 GMT 2004

> I just don't know how to find out what the old sid is you're looking
> for.  I've heard there's a tool on sysinternals.com to do just that
> though, so maybe there's good luck there.

If you're lucky, then like me you'll have old Samba .tdb files to run
"net getlocalsid" on.  If not, you may be able to get the SID by
looking in the registry under HKEY_USERS.
> On Wed, 29 Sep 2004 17:27:46 -0500, Misty Stanley-Jones
> <misty at borkholder.com> wrote:
> > Wow, this does seem long.  Mainly all I want to know is why I can't change my
> > user's profile type from local to roaming, or copy it, or anything.  This is
> > when I'm logged in as administrator or a domain administrator or anyone.  I
> > know that it's a problem with Windows, not with Samba.  But I can't even get
> > the NTUSER.DAT into an appropriate place to run the really cool looking
> > 'profiles' command on it.
> >
> > Misty
> >
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