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setup  user profile in windows 2003

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hi
i have windows server 2003 SP1 with  internal domain (oil.com) and i have 20 user i want to setup user profile for each user how i can do that
and i want to run word program automatic  when login the user
can i prevent user from install ane addational program
i want from user (10 user) to run only word program
and from the other user to run  onle excel program

how i can do that

thanks
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you need to configure software policies with GPO and also configure a policy to start certain programs.....use this guide and find what you want

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=7821C32F-DA15-438D-8E48-45915CD2BC14&displaylang=en
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by:nasemabdullaa
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hi
thanks for your reply
iam setup user profile but the user can change this profile
how i can prevent user from change its profile

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you dont want him to change his profile at all? change ntuser.dat no ntuser.msn (roaming profiles right)
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hi  Jay_Jay70
thanks for your reply
you mean after setup user profile i must change the hiden file extation from  (ntuser.dat) to (ntuser.msn)
 
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hi
i try to do that but its not work

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my apologies its supposed to be NTUSER.MAN - typo from me
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hi  Jay_Jay70
thanks for your reply
its not work

thanks
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by:nasemabdullaa
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hi
thanks for all
thanks  Jay_Jay70
its work
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excellent :)
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