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Can't Find Local Users and Groups in Computer Management

Q: Can't Find Local Users and Groups in Computer Management

Hi,

While trying to set-up a SQL Server account in Computer Management I've discovered that "Local Users and Groups" doesn't exist under System Tools tree. I select Start > Computer (right click) > enter admin. password > Computer Mgmt. opens and under System Tools there is no listing for "Local Users and Groups". Any help will be appreciated. Running Windows 7 multi-booted with several Linux distros on a Dell Inspiron 530S Desktop.

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A: Can't Find Local Users and Groups in Computer Management

Hello Gdawg,

I'm sorry, but Local Users and Groups is not available in the Windows 7 Starter, Home Basic, and Home Premium editions.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/174156-cant-find-local-users-groups-computer-management.html
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Another question: is the main local account setup as Administrator?

A:in COMPUTER MANAGEMENT Local Users and Groups missing

Welcome to EightForums, thisisallen. Good to have you.

Yes, the main account should be an Admin account.

Things are different in 8. Try this page of tutorials. Windows 8 Tutorials=

I hope that gets you pointed in the right direction.

http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/14145-computer-management-local-users-groups-missing.html
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A:No users visible in Local Users and Groups

Check your Windows version!

If you have the Windows 10 Home edition, then it will not have Local Users and Groups (lusrmgr.msc) included in it. It's only available in the Pro and Enterprise editions instead.

What command(s) you use to activate the Administrator?

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A:Win 8 'local users and groups'.

Hi Talent
The Users and Groups feature isn't available in the standard version of Windows 8/8.1, you need the Professional version to access it. Here:http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-security/local-users-and-groups-is-missing-in-computer/d0fa2023-a40b-4833-abaf-7e2e39a4d34d

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/565449/win-8-local-users-and-groups/
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A:"Local Users and Groups"

Morning joydobolo, when you say "My Local Users and Groups folder just disappeared from the Computer Management..."  did you actually use it previously?
 
My understanding is that Local Users and Groups is not available in the Windows 7 Starter, Home Basic, and Home Premium editions.
 
More info here, hope it helps.
 
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/511536/local-users-and-groups/
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A:Show Local users and Groups

Hello Frank, and welcome to Ten Forums.

If you have the Windows 10 Home edition, then it will not have Local Users and Groups (lusrmgr.msc) included in it. It's only available in the Pro and Enterprise editions instead.

If you like, you could use step 3 in OPTION THREE of the tutorial below list users in a group.

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A:Users & Groups in Windows 8

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Open the Start menu, and type lusrmgr.msc in the search line and press Enter
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/users-groups-missing.1071833/
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A:Easy way to add user's to local groups.....

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A:Windows 2003 Active Directory Users/Groups

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http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/163514-change-location-selecting-groups-users-trying-share-hdd.html
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Sorry, not possible. Not unless you're willing to use a gigantic command that presses keys for you.


Code:
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http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/369455-cmd-open-directly-here-computermanager-localuser-groups-users.html
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Which Administrator account did you apply this to? The default or did you enable the built-in Administrator account and apply it to that also?

If you didn't go through any steps to activate an admin account previously, you could probably enable the built-in one and change the settings for the normal Administrator account.

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A:Can't add network users after add local users

Not much information to go on here, but are you signed on as a network admin when you are trying to add the network users?

When you say you add the administrator user as a network user, what are you referring to? Are you adding the Network Administrator account to the local PC?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-add-network-users-after-add-local-users.336071/
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I think it's a pretty good compromise.
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http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/303848-w7-user-management-family-pc-admin-user-groups.html
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http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/204930-how-setup-users-groups-permissions-user-home-folder.html
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Welcome to the Forum

Sorry that you are having a problem. If there is a separate user account,
Possibly this excellent tutorial can help.
Reset User Account Password[11]=User Accounts

It will not be easy, but it should work.

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/278865/additional-users-account-management/
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A developer would only have admni rights to a test server in a test network where he can try out his application. Then when the application is ready, he writes the procedures down and hand it over to the IT admin who handle all administration of the application on the live serer.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/local-admin-group-management.1060515/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-cdrw-drive-doesnt-appear-in-local-disk-management.309883/
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Hello,
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A:What is C:\Users\PC\AppData\Local\Temp ? :)

Temp = Temporary. Sure you can deduce the purpose now.

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A:No Users in Local Administrators Group

Hi -

Try this & see if it brings names/ additional info out for you:

Bring up an elevated admin cmd/DOS prompt -
START | type cmd.exe into the start search box | right click on cmd.exe | select run as administrator | paste the following in (right-click at top of DOS screen, select Edit, select Paste) -

Code:
whoami /all > %temp%\w1.txt & start notepad %temp%\w1.txt
Regards. . .

jcgriff2

.

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History :
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see reference link :
User Profile Service Failed the Login User profile cannot be loaded

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screenshot ....


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t-4-2

A:C:\users\username\AppData\Local

Adding .............

sfc /scannow was done............. no integrety violation.

chkdsk /f/r was done. Report :
Log Name: Application
Source: Microsoft-Windows-Wininit
Date: 24/12/2011 1:06:07 AM
Event ID: 1001
Task Category: None
Level: Information
Keywords: Classic
User: N/A
Computer: t-4-2-PC
Description:
Checking file system on C:
The type of the file system is NTFS.
Volume label is ACER.

A disk check has been scheduled.
Windows will now check the disk.

CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 5)...
307968 file records processed.

File verification completed.
148 large file records processed.

0 bad file records processed.

0 EA records processed.

76 reparse records processed.

CHKDSK is verifying indexes (stage 2 of 5)...
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Index verification completed.
0 unindexed files scanned.

0 unindexed files recovered.

CHKDSK is verifying security descriptors (stage 3 of 5)...
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Cleaning up 1835 unused index entries from index $SDH of file 0x9.
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CHKDSK is verifying Usn Journal...
34471120 USN bytes processed.

Usn Journal verification completed.
CHKDSK is verifying file data (stage 4 of 5)...
307952 files processed.

File data verification completed.
CHKDSK is verifying free space (stage 5 of 5)...
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Free space verification is complete.
CHKDSK discovered free space marked as allocated in the
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CHKDSK discovered free space marked as allocated in the volume bitmap.
Windows has made corrections to the file system.

609667415 KB total disk space.
43094544 KB in 240109 files.
152644 KB in 42202 indexes.
4 KB in bad sectors.
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65536 KB occupied by the log file.
565992228 KB available on disk.

4096 bytes in each allocation unit.
152416853 total allocation units on disk.
141498057 allocation units available on disk.

Internal Info:
00 b3 04 00 d3 4e 04 00 b8 2f 08 00 00 00 00 00 .....N.../......
41 01 00 00 4c 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 A...L...........
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................

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A:allow domain users to add local printers

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/allow-domain-users-to-add-local-printers.359761/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/local-and-network-users-on-same-system.313200/
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A:computer management-disk management problem

Hi farad4me

Windows is using this drive for page filing, DO NOT DELETE.

http://www.vistax64.com/general-discussion/247113-computer-management-disk-management-problem.html
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A:Sharing drive over network to non-local users

In the access settings allow Read access by Everyone

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http://www.eightforums.com/network-sharing/36631-sharing-drive-over-network-non-local-users.html
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A:local printer override for network users

If this is a domian you can use a logon script to set default printers.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/local-printer-override-for-network-users.769921/
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A:Local printer install for multiple users?

Well I'm not sure about XP professional, But when I install a local printer as an admin under 2000 it shows up for every user of that PC. (They can pick it as the main printer from their printer group.) Have you tryed it to see what happens?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/local-printer-install-for-multiple-users.456032/
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A:My Kingdom for Local Admin Rights for My Users

The way to do it is to login to the computer with domain admin permissions (that's often the administrator account on the domain controller), manage local computer, local users and groups, administrators group, add, and choose the user that's supposed to have local admin privileges. Click OK for everything and you're good. A method I've used before is to create a group for each computer, add that group to the local administrators group, then you can add or remove a user from the groups as necessary. You can find out how to do it with group policy here --> http://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/Q_21577234.html which is the top result in a google search for "how to grant local admin domain". I can't say I'm impressed with your searching skills unless this doesn't answer your question.

Joe
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/my-kingdom-for-local-admin-rights-for-my-users.510872/
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Certainly looks suspicious... run Malwarebytes scan and see what comes up...

http://www.sevenforums.com/system-security/197610-strange-username-local-users-group.html
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Hi Ry,

If you suspect something is amiss with this batch file of yours, we could take a look at it. You'll need to post snippet of this script first (preferably the lines that you think are the cause) for us to view.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/365949-logoff-script-failing-run-local-users.html
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A:Sharing folderswithout creating all these local users!!

Welcome!

Just right-click on the folder you want to share and click Properties. In the Sharing tab, set the permissions to give other users access.

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/73955-sharing-folderswithout-creating-all-these-local-users.html
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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/local-group-policy-how-to-select-users-111686.html
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A:there was a problem starting C/Users/appdata local temp

Hello redshark777 & welcome to TSF

Try doing a Clean Boot and see if the problem persists. Post back.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/there-was-a-problem-starting-c-users-appdata-local-temp-657055.html
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Nothing huh???

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/310323-need-display-local-users-login-screen-domain-pc.html
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A:How do I prevent all users access to the local Admin's My Documents

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http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/371760-how-do-i-prevent-all-users-access-local-admins-my-documents.html
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A:How can I restrict local drive view from non Admin users?

Hi
 
You can simply remove drive access permission by editing the security properties of the drive. To do this follow the instructions.
 
http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/2815-permissions-allow-deny-access-users-groups-windows-8-a.html
 
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B ) Select a user or group that you want to change the permissions for, then check  Deny boxes for all items. 
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/493784/how-can-i-restrict-local-drive-view-from-non-admin-users/
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A:Local Group Policy - program excusions for users

How are they going to access it if you take away all the permissions from accessing? I see your quandary. Not sure how you are going to give them permissions to use something that you don't want them to use.

You can deny them local login access to the machine but if they need access to something over the network they have to see it to be able to use it.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/local-group-policy-program-excusions-for-users.952751/
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A:Batch / Powershell script to add multiple Local users

i found this from when i used to do sysadmin,

Code:
###########################################################
# AUTHOR : Marius / Hican - http://www.hican.nl - @hicannl
# DATE : 26-04-2012
# COMMENT : This script creates new Active Directory users
# including different kind of properties based
# on an input_create_ad_users.csv.
###########################################################
Import-Module ActiveDirectory
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$path = Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
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Function createUsers
{
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"--------------------------------------------" | Out-File $log -append
Import-CSV $newpath | ForEach-Object {
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# as example
If($_.CO -eq "Netherlands")
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}
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}
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}
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$sam = $_.Initials.substring(0,1).ToLower() + $lastname.ToLower()
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{
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$setpass = ConvertTo-SecureString -AsPlainText $_.Password -force
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-Description $_.Description -EmailAddress $_.Mail `
-StreetAddress $_.StreetAddress -City $_.L `
-PostalCode $_.PostalCode -Country $_.CO -UserPrincipalName $_.UPN `
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$ext = [ADSI]"LDAP://$dn"
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Move-ADObject -Identity $dn -TargetPath $location

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# character restriction
$newdn = (Get-ADUser $sam).DistinguishedName
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$output | Out-File $log -append
}
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{
"SKIPPED - ALREADY... Read more

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A:1-HotMail & 1-Local users. Can I merge to 1-Live user?

Hello chockfullof,

No worries. When you purchase apps in the Store, you will always be able to download and install it again without having to purchase it again.

If you like, here's a workaround if you wanted your current local account to be your Microsoft account, but your current Microsoft account will be switched and deleted.

Switch your Microsoft account to be a local account.Switch you old local account to be your Microsoft account now. Your settings from the Microsoft account will automatically sync.Any modern apps not installed in the now Microsoft account, you can use "Your Apps" (OPTION ONE below) in the Store to install them again without having to purchase them again.
Apps - Install Metro Apps from Windows 8 StoreYou may need to create shortcuts for any desktop programs that you don't have from the old Microsoft account now local account in the now Microsoft account.Copy anything else you wanted form the old Microsoft account now local account in the now Microsoft account.When everything checks out, you could delete the old Microsoft account now local account from first step.
Hope this helps,
Shawn

http://www.eightforums.com/user-accounts-family-safety/41016-1-hotmail-1-local-users-can-i-merge-1-live-user.html
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Exactly what are you trying to accomplish?

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/345632-how-use-local-group-policy-editor-restrict-users-desktop.html
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How do I stop windows from generating these?

Thanks

A:Users/Appdata/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Webcache KeyLogger..

Welcome to the forum. I think you have had most answers on your other post but you can goto setting in IE internet options and clear all history on exit so its not saved

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The Path: Users/PC/AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/WebCache has several files, including text files that are somewhat readable. It appears that upon viewing, they show every file you visited on your computer, and most likely, every keystroke. An example is this:.....
V i s i t e d : P C @ f i l e : / / / C : / G a m e s / W o r l d _ o f _ T a n k s / r e s _ m o d s / R T A N . x m l y u 1SPS¡ À F @ Á¸.0’Ð S O 1SPS¡ À F
I just pasted a minute fraction of one of the logs. Why does windows need to keep a file that shows everything I visit on my computer? Is this not a security risk if someone were to steal my laptop?
How do I stop windows from generating these?
Thanks
 

A:Users/PC/AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/WebCache Key logging everything I do.

I googled WebCache and a page full of discussion about WebCache.  Apparently most of such files within WebCache are created by IE.  I ran across a utility called [removed name] -- however, I do not recommend it!  It is not only a privacy cleaner, it is also a pc cleaner, and neither I or BC recommend any such utilities.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/576799/userspcappdatalocalmicrosoftwindowswebcache-key-logging-everything-i-do/
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The Path: Users/PC/AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/WebCache has several files, including text files that are somewhat readable. It appears that upon viewing, they show every file you visited on your computer, and most likely, every keystroke. An example is this:.....

V i s i t e d : P C @ f i l e : / / / C : / G a m e s / W o r l d _ o f _ T a n k s / r e s _ m o d s / R T A N . x m l y u 1SPS F             @ .0 S O 1SPS F

I just pasted a minute fraction of one of the logs. Why does windows need to keep a file that shows everything I visit on my computer? Is this not a security risk if someone were to steal my laptop?

How do I stop windows from generating these?

Thanks ​
 

A:Users/Appdata/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Webcache KeyLogger..

switch to linux.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/users-appdata-local-microsoft-windows-webcache-keylogger.1148558/
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please can someone help me.i am desperate i want to run some Cd's but this error keeps cropping up


C:\Users\Mary\AppData\Local\Temp\WER16FC.tmp.mdmp

C:\Users\Mary\AppData\Local\Temp\WERD4FC.tmp.WERInternalMetadata.xml

Please please can anyone tell me how to fix it in an easy terms as i do not understand computers that much.
Thank you so much

A:C:\Users\Mary\AppData\Local\Temp\WERD4FC.tmp.WERInternalMetadata.xml

What program are you using to play the CDs Mary?

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A:compmgt console do not show local users and group snap in.

Hello Ketan, and welcome to Eight Forums.

Local Users and Groups is only available in the Pro and Enterprise editions of Windows 8/8.1.

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I recently installed 7-zip, and downloaded a few other things, and now when I right click on files, the error message

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The specified module could not be found.

appears. It also crashes windows explorer in occasion. I see many others have had this problem, and everyone seems to have a slightly different fix. I should also note I do not have any virus protection or anything of the sort right now.

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A:Error when right clicking: C:\users\owner\appdata\local\tmp\stpraxi...

Run Farbar Recovery Scan Tool


64-Bit Version OS Farbar Recovery Scan Tool x64 <===== Download Link

Drag the FRST64.exe from the Downloads folder to your Desktop

Right click on FRST64.exe and choose

When the tool opens click Yes on the disclaimer window .

Press Scan button.

FRST will let you know when the scan is complete and has written the FRST.txt to file



   Note
The first time Farbar Recovery Scan Tool is run, it makes also another log Addition.txt


Please upload both logs in your reply.(FRST.txt and Addition.txt)

FRST.txt and Addition.txt will be on the Desktop

Upload a File
Click on the Go Advanced button under the Message box . Scroll down to Additional Options then click on Manage Attachments in the Attach Files sections . Click the Browse button locate the file then click on the Open button . In the Upload File from your Computer section click on the Upload button . Wait until it finishes uploading then close the window . Then click Submit Reply .

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Laptops: Win7 Pro

When joining a set of laptops to the domain it prompts for domain admin credentials and appears to be successful, but gives an error of 'Changing the Primary Domain DNS name of this computer to " " failed. The name will remain domain.local
The error was:

The RPC Server is unavailable.

When attempting to add Domain Users to the local administrators group:
Windows cannot process the object with the name "domain users" because of the following error:
The RPC server is unavailable.
This happens even when wired on the network. I have tried uncommenting the localhost line in HOSTS, and manually adding the DNS server (which is also the DC).

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A:RPC error adding domain users to local admin group

Have you checked the RPC service on the server? Manually stop and restart it as well.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/451145/rpc-error-adding-domain-users-to-local-admin-group/
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