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Changing folder permissions upon login on systems that do not have admin rights

dachishdachish Registered User regular

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  • FaceballMcDougalFaceballMcDougal Registered User regular
    edited June 2008
    I don't believe what you are asking is possible in the way you want it.

    We just went to Active Directory and indeed there are ways to give folder permissions from the admin tools on the DC (not as part of a script) and even permissions for users to modify certain registry keys. Exactly how you do this...? I don't know. We're focused on other things at the moment and luckily we don't have but 30 or so PCs we had to go back and modify rights on manually for design software (CATIA, MasterCam, etc).


    ok so I got curious and...


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  • CausticCaustic Registered User regular
    edited June 2008
    Another option for you would be a VBScript run from your machine. It would be kind of complicated but learning VBScript is butt simple and you can find a sample of almost any script ever on technet. It would probably be your easiest soultion other than a third party deal.

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  • FaceballMcDougalFaceballMcDougal Registered User regular
    edited June 2008

    I am pretty sure it's impossible with a script anyway. You can't do anything from a script that a client doesn't have permission for.

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