Access this computer from the network

Computer Configuration\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Local Policies\User Rights Assignment


Determine which users and groups are allowed to connect to the computer over the network.

This user right is defined in the Default Domain Controller Group Policy object (GPO) and in the local security policy of workstations and servers.

The default groups that have this right on each platform are:

  • Workstations and Servers

    • Administrators
    • Backup Operators
    • Power Users
    • Users
    • Everyone
  • Domain Controllers

    • Administrators
    • Authenticated Users
    • Everyone