Re: One username/pw mult machines and accessing files...
It's working for me on 4 boxes: 2 XP Prox86 and 2 Vista Ultimate x64.
"David Rothman" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> can i do the following under vista (ultimate)?
> i have a workgroup with several users on each machine. there will be one
> user (DAD) common to all machines and DAD's password for all machines will
> be the same. DAD will be an admin on each of the machines.
> all i really want (something which proved problematic on XP-home) is the
> ability to go from any one machine over the network and have complete
> access to all of DAD's files on another machine (other than locked files,
> but including anything that used to be locked by default (i.e. on XP, some
> folders under documents and settings were locked by default). i might
> allow other users access to some of the those folders, but in all cases, i
> want DAD to have total permissions.
> somehow under xp-home (even using Doug Knox's excellent utility to make
> Home look like Pro), i could never get it quite the way i needed it.
> thanks in advance.