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I got a local admin to a domain win7 system, but I cannot modify device manager

  • Device Manager
  • Domain
  • Windows 7
Last response: in Windows 7
October 16, 2012 9:54:38 AM

I got a local admin to a domain win7 system from a admin user, he added to the administrator group by logging by his id. But I cannot modify device manager settings after I logon to the domain from that same PC. But I can install stuffs now independently. Please explain.....

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October 16, 2012 10:54:23 AM

Try logging on as Domain admin. Group Policy is probably set up to lock you out of it even with local admin rights.
October 16, 2012 2:15:29 PM

Being a domain admin is not something that is granted to everyone. I think your best bet is to log in as a local administrator. PCNAME\administrator
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