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Under most circumstances the EventSentry Configuration Assistant which is launched after every installation and/or upgrade automatically creates the EventSentryADMonitor service account with the correct permissions and rights in Active Directory. If the user could not be created during setup or you received warnings pertaining to the ...

KB-ID 390
Category: ADMonitor
Applies to: 4.0.1 and higher

Group Policy Management is required by the EventSentry ADMonitor Service to detect Group Policy changes and needs to be installed on the machine that is running EventSentry ADMonitor. Group Policy Management can be installed by opening an elevated PowerShell prompt and entering the following command: InstallWindowsFeature Name GPMC Aft...

KB-ID 392
Category: ADMonitor
Applies to: 4.0

EventSentry ADMonitor utilizes the adminCount attribute that is associated with AD user accounts to determine whether a user has administrative permissions. Windows sets this attribute when a user is added to what is referred to as a protected group see below. Unfortunately Windows does not remove the attribute if a user is subsequently ...

KB-ID 412
Category: ADMonitor
Applies to: 4.0 or newer