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: ForumHow to remotely disable software ? ForumIs it safe to disable paging file with 4GB RAM in XP 32Bit Forumdisable install new browser ForumWinXP Pro SP2 installation repeatedly fails on new i7 build ForumNew build, onboard sound won't disable , sb live stutters, glitch ForumHow do i disable my internet connection and remain connected to my network ForumRadeon HD6670 not detected, and no option to disable on board graphics ForumHD5670 Crossfire disable when installed X-FI titanium sound card pci-E Forum[GUIDE] Integrate software into your Windows installation CD ForumAudio software ASUS - Installation ForumSoftware installation problem ForumHp motherboard - disable on board video/nvidia geoforce 7100 ForumProblems Since Installing New Windows Updater Software ForumHow to restrict installation of softwares in xp ForumWindows 7 Installation not Starting on Newly Built Computer ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumDownloading software Forumdisable Win Security at startup? ForumCritical Update Installation Failed ForumDisable firewall through GPO's More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !