An administrator must have certain privileges to perform general administration tasks and run command line utilities.

1 shows the privileges that are required to perform general administration tasks and run command line utilities.

Table 1. Privileges for General Administration Tasks and Commands

Task

Required Privileges

Add or delete an access group

Must have the Administrators role on the root access group.

Manage ThinApp applications and settings in View Administrator

Must have the Administrators role on the root access group.

Install View Agent on an unmanaged machine, such as a physical system, standalone virtual machine, or RDS host

Register Agent

View or modify configuration settings (except for administrators) in View Administrator

Manage Global Configuration and Policies

Run all PowerShell commands and command line utilities except for vdmadmin and vdmimport.

Direct Interaction

Use the vdmadmin and vdmimport commands

Must have the Administrators role on the root access group.

Use the vdmexport command

Must have the Administrators role or the Administrators (Read only) role on the root access group.