This section describes how to grant the user Run As user COM permissions. By default, only members of the host computer Administrators group, or the SYSTEM or INTERACTIVE user accounts can start the device imaging component sample application remotely. For more information about how to modify these settings, see Using DCOM Config (DCOMCNFG.EXE) on Windows NT on MSDN.

To grant the device imaging component Run As user COM permissions on the Device Manager 2011 server

  1. At a command prompt, type DComCnfg.exeto start the Component Services console.

  2. In the Component Services console, click Console Root, expand Component Services, expand Computers, right-click My Computer, and then select Properties.

  3. In the Propertiesdialog box, click the COM Securitytab.

  4. Under Access Permissions, select Edit Default.

  5. In the Permissionsdialog box, click Add, add the device imaging component Run As user account, and then select Allowfor the Remote Accesspermission.

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