Re: NetView account for the Administrator group of WinNT

1998-08-31 07:11:29
Subject: Re: NetView account for the Administrator group of WinNT
From: Stefan Schickling <stefan_schickling AT MUS DOT DE>
To: nv-l AT lists.tivoli DOT com
Date: Mon, 31 Aug 1998 13:11:29 +0200
Hi Jens,

you have a german installation, so the group "administrators" have the name 
without the "s".
You have to copy the "administrator"group to "administrators".
The german support for NT isn't very great.
mfg/best regards
Stefan Schickling
Technical Consultant
m+s Elektronik AG

Jens Hahn wrote:

> Hi All,
> we have some RISCs with NetView v4 running. Now we consider about to install
> NetView v5 for NT first for
> testing purpose to see differences to v4. But the first try to install NetView
> v5 for NT fails with the message:
> "ERROR: Could not add the account NetView to the Administrators group.
> Returned: 2220"
> If I ignore this message the installation go on but when I try to start the
> NetView Console after the restart of
> Windows NT the NetView Service cannot start.
> I have done the installation as Administrator and if I see in the User
> Administration Tool there is an new user
> named NetView to start the NetView Services.
> Did anybody had the same problem sometimes and found a solution for this?
> ...for your response, thanks in advance.
> MfG / Best Regards
> Jens Hahn
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