Prevent users from saving specific file type to file server?

Is there any way on Win2003 (without the use of 3rd party products) to prevent users from saving certain file types to the server?

I had in mind, specifically MP3s as we seem to have a bit of a problem there with people thinking the server is their own personal jukebox!

Ta :-)
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I would say there is no way to prevent the saving of a certain file type.  I dont say this from a "I know all the possible setting is windows 2003 server", but rather, from the standpoint that IF there is a way to block a filetype, all the users would have to do is rename "music.mp3" to "" and storage would be available.

just my $0.02


Windows will not allow you to block certain filetypes by itself. Rather, you need something like Veritas StorageCentral. You can check it out here:

The pricing is affordable as well.

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