Script to convert user to admin on MacOS


I'm trying to create a script that will add a user into the admin, It runs and complete but it doesn't work. when I run it locally on the machine the script work but when i run it from KACE SMA it dosen't.

it's an offline Kscript (I also tried online Kscript, but same result, runs and 100% complete but the user on the machine is still standerd)

This is the script dscl . -append /groups/admin GroupMembership user

Any help/suggestion is much appreciated.

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Posted by: chucksteel 4 months ago
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Here's the command I use with an online shell script:

dseditgroup -o edit -a username -t user admin

where username is the username being added to the group.


dseditgroup -o edit -a chucksteel -t user admin

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