What is the Server Operator?

Created on 2003-02-25 by Rainer Gerhards.

This group is only available on Windows 2000 Servers acting as Domain Controllers.

Members of this group can perform server management tasks such as creating, changing, and deleting shared printers, shared directories, and files. They can also back up and restore files, lock the server console and shutdown the system. They cannot modify system policies or start and stop services.

This information was verified with Windows 2000.

Would you like to discuss this object? Have a look at our Windows event forum or post a question there!

Analysis, monitoring, near-real-time alerting of the Windows event log can be done with by MonitorWare Agent.

All information in this section is to the best of our knowledge but without warrenty of any kind. This is free information - use it at your sole risk.

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