XP home user access to programs

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XP home user access to programs

Postby rjjensen » Sat, 20 Dec 2003 23:59:34 GMT

How do I install a program so that all the users of the pc will have
the authority to run it?  Do I have to install the program under the
Admin logon?  How do I get to the Admin logon?

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In windows explorer, find the shortcut to the program you want others to
access and place a copy in that person's corresponding folder. You can also
use the "All Users" folder.
Same goes in Pro.


"Gibbo" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > wrote in message
news:06eb01c3799a$00f0c750$ XXXX@XXXXX.COM ...
> I am running XP Home and have set up 2 administrator
> accounts and 2 limited accounts. When I install an
> application it only seems to be available on the one
> account that I was using when installing. For example MS
> Office 97 can only be accessed when logged on as me, not
> through any of the other 3 accounts. Same goes for the
> internet access. It doesn't recognise that an internet
> connection exists on the other 3 accounts. When I re-
> installed my ISP's CD on the other administrator account,
> net access was then available on this account also. I
> can't believe I have to install every piece of software 4
> times. From reading Windows XP book, I can see how to fix
> this in XP Pro (Local Users and Groups in Computer
> Management), but this does not seem to be available in XP
> Home.  There must be an easy way!! Please help.
> .

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