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Windows 7: Creating a local admin account NOT on domain

02 Oct 2013   #1
mike6623

Windows 8 Pro
 
 
Creating a local admin account NOT on domain

Hello, I am on a domain at my job and amd setting up a laptop for a user. We always set everyone up on the domain, but I am wanting to set up a local admin account, not on our domain so they cannot access all of our files. What is the best way to go about this?


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02 Oct 2013   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Mike,

I don't have any experience with domains, but you might see if the local built-in elevated Administrator account may work for this.

Built-in Administrator Account - Enable or Disable

Hope this helps.
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02 Oct 2013   #3
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Just don't attach the pc to the domain? Not seeing the problem here...
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