SharePoint Service Accounts Overview? RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hello, at the installation process you have to create many Service Accounts for SharePoint Applications, like SPFarm as Farm Admin, or SPService for SharePoint Web, ReportingServices, ...

    Can you give me an overview with all used Accounts for SharePoint and the least permissions? Is there already an overview?

    Wednesday, August 3, 2011 9:47 AM


  • Please read this Technet article for complete details on Service Accounts planning:


    Hope this helps.


    Thanks & Regards,
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    • Edited by Mike Walsh FIN Wednesday, August 3, 2011 10:46 AM posting not post
    • Proposed as answer by M Hussain Friday, August 5, 2011 11:22 AM
    • Marked as answer by Qiao WeiModerator Monday, August 15, 2011 1:12 AM
    Wednesday, August 3, 2011 10:15 AM