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 Can't disable onboard graphics to let me install new card Forum Icons disappear during software removal and new software installation Forum SolvedComputer Locks up When Trying to Install New Software Forum Name of the software which can restore the data after installation of new window Forum New worked until I installed software drivers and harddrive. Forum New Hardware/Software installation problems Forum Solvedshould i disable onboard Audio when i install a sound card? Forum SolvedComputer frozen after new software installed Forum vaio software gone after new windows was installed Forum disable install new browser Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 Software installation BSoD loop Forum SolvedInstalling Software on new Comp Forum Solvedwhat are the softwares to be installed for my new build Forum The sound software is not installed properly or has been disabled error in vista Forum Installing a new CPU - Software? Forum SolvedPossible to disable auto-installation of GPU drivers on startup? Forum Should I update new XP install if I only use it for running software, totally offline. Forum SolvedSoftware Installation Locations Forum overclocking error come up, but I haven't installed any new hardware or software recently. It is now completel Forum My video card is not functional. I bought a new one, but I can't install the software because there is no functional video ca Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !