Modifying computer properties

To modify any computer account properties for a UNIX computer, your user account must have the following permission:

Select this target object To apply these permissions

Parent container object for the computer account in Active Directory

For example:

domain/UNIX/Servers

On the Object tab, select Allow to apply the following permission to this object only:

  • List contents

The serviceConnectionPoint object for the computer account

For example, if the computer account name is AJAX, select:

domain/UNIX/Servers/AJAX

then select:

serviceConnectionPoint objects

Click the Properties tab and select Allow to apply the following properties to this object only:

  • Read allowedAttributes
  • Read allowedAttributesEffective
  • Read displayName
  • Read keywords
  • Read managedBy
  • Read Name
  • Read objectClass
  • Write keywords

Computer account object in Active Directory

For example, if the computer account is AJAX in the default Active Directory Computers container:

domain/UNIX/Servers/AJAX

Click the Properties tab and select Allow to apply the following properties to this object only:

  • Read objectGUID
  • Read objectSid
  • Read objectClass
  • Read Operating System
  • Read Operating System Version
  • Read userAccountControl