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

Privileges for General Administration Tasks and Commands shows the privileges that are required to perform general administration tasks and run command line utilities.

Privileges for General Administration Tasks and Commands

Task

Required Privileges

Add or delete a folder

Must have the Administrators role on the root folder.

Manage ThinApp applications and settings in View Administrator

Must have the Administrators role on the root folder.

View and modify View Transfer Server instances and the Transfer Server repository

Must have the Administrators role on the root folder.

Install View Agent on an unmanaged desktop source, such as a physical system, standalone virtual machine, or terminal server

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 folder.

Use the vdmexport command

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