What is "System Managed Account Group" in Netplwiz.exe?

EM064 1 Reputation point

Practically speaking, what happens when a user account is set to "System Managed Accounts Group"?
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Windows Group Policy
Windows Group Policy
A feature of Windows that enables policy-based administration using Active Directory.
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  1. Fan Fan 15,101 Reputation points


    Following information for your reference:
    Members of this group are managed by the system.
    Default User Rights: None
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    I tried to find more information, but without luck.
    I will do more research about it, if there are any latest information, i will update here!

    Best Regards,

  2. EM064 1 Reputation point

    Thank you.

    So is there any practical benefit in changing a user account to "System Managed Account"? (The negative is that you can't log in to it anymore, but is there any positives?)