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Using GPO to control Local Administrators group - Virtually Impossible
I read an excellent article on how to populate the Local Administrators group via Group Policy Objects (GPO): http://www.grouppolicy.biz/2010/01/how-to-use-group-policy-preferences-to-secure-local-administrator-groups/ However, after following the instructions to the letter, I could only populate the Local Administrators group with the builtin\administrator user account; the other groups I specified were simply ignored. Here’s how I fixed the issue: The answer was …