Use the following options in the Select Computer dialog
box to select the computer that hosts the component that you want
to connect to.
Select this object type
Click Object Type to select the types of objects that you
want to find. This list shows the available object types that you
can look for. This list may include one or more of the following
types of objects:
- Built-in security principals: Objects
that represent default built-in groups and foreign security
principals. Examples include the following: Administrators, System
Operators, Users, Power Users, Everyone, Authenticated Users,
Anonymous Logon, Guests, and System.
- Groups: Objects that can have users,
computers, and other groups as members.
- Users: Objects that are used to allow
people to access network resources.
- Computers: Objects that are used to
represent a computer's access to network resources.
- Contacts: Objects that are used to
locate information about people. Contact objects cannot be assigned
permissions; therefore, they do not have access to network
- Other: Objects that can be created by
From this location
Click Locations to select the root location from which to
begin your search.
Enter the object name to select
Provides a space for you to type the object names that you want
to find. You can search for multiple objects by separating each
name with a semicolon. Use one of the following syntax
- DisplayName (example: FirstName LastName)
- ObjectName (example: Computer1)
- UserName (example: User1)
- ObjectName@DomainName (example:
- DomainName\ObjectName (example: