Disable new software installation Tags: Security Microsoft Software Windows XP Last response: February 22, 2005 9:10 AM in Windows XP Share lim February 22, 2005 8:03:39 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?) How do I disable any software installations from network, drives, internet, etc without using limited accounts, or at least require password to install any new softwares. More about : disable software installation Malke February 22, 2005 9:10:20 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?) LIM wrote: > How do I disable any software installations from network, > drives, internet, etc without using limited accounts, or > at least require password to install any new softwares. Which version of Windows, Home or Pro? If Pro, use the Group Policy Editor (Start>Run gpedit.msc [enter]). If Home, see if Doug Knox's Security Console helps. Get it at his site, www.dougknox.com. Malke -- MS MVP - Windows Shell/User Elephant Boy Computers www.elephantboycomputers.com "Don't Panic!" Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to remotely disable software ? Forum Is it safe to disable paging file with 4GB RAM in XP 32Bit Forum disable install new browser Forum WinXP Pro SP2 installation repeatedly fails on new i7 build Forum New build, onboard sound won't disable , sb live stutters, glitch Forum How do i disable my internet connection and remain connected to my network Forum Radeon HD6670 not detected, and no option to disable on board graphics Forum HD5670 Crossfire disable when installed X-FI titanium sound card pci-E Forum [GUIDE] Integrate software into your Windows installation CD Forum Audio software ASUS - Installation Forum Software installation problem Forum Hp motherboard - disable on board video/nvidia geoforce 7100 Forum Problems Since Installing New Windows Updater Software Forum How to restrict installation of softwares in xp Forum Windows 7 Installation not Starting on Newly Built Computer Forum HELP!!! Please with Windows XP Forum Downloading software Forum disable Win Security at startup? Forum Critical Update Installation Failed Forum Disable firewall through GPO's Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !