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Adding user permissions for cmd.exe in vista RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    Does anyone know how to add a new user to the permissions for the cmd.exe executable on vista.

    I am trying via
    properties->security->edit->add
    ->select user object
    ->ok
    ->ok

    I am trying to add the following users:
    NETWORK SERVICE
    IIS_IUSRS

    however when you click the final o.k I just get the message:
    "Unable to save permission changes on cmd.exe.
    Access is denied"

    I need to do this as it's a known resolution for allowing the php fastcgi module to call shell_exec

    Many Thanks
    Sunday, July 20, 2008 12:22 AM

Answers

  • Hi,

     

    This sounds like you are using IIS.

     

    Microsoft maintains separate forums where the IIS experts answer questions. Here is the link.

     

    Forums - IIS.net:
    http://forums.iis.net/

     

    Hope this helps.

     


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    Ronnie Vernon
    Microsoft MVP
    Windows Desktop Experience
    Monday, July 21, 2008 1:13 AM
    Moderator