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I'm using Windows XP. How can I put a normal domain user account into admin group so that this normal user can administrate this normal computer?

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Can you clarify this please? What do you mean "normal"? What are you trying to accomplish? –  JNK Sep 7 '10 at 12:35

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How to put a normal domain user account into admin group

  • Right Click on My Computer
  • Then select Manage
  • Then Computer Management Dialog Box will pop up
  • In the left pane ,select Local Users and groups
  • In the right pane , open users
  • Find your domain user
  • Right Click on your Domain User and select properties
  • A properties Window will pop, select Tab 'Member of'
  • Now click on Add Button , another 'Select groups' window will pop up
  • Go to Advanced, Click on 'Find Now' button
  • Select Administrator and Click on OK
  • Click on OK where ever necessary
  • You are done
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Great, thanks!! –  atricapilla Sep 8 '10 at 6:09

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