Application deployment

Posted on 2007-10-09
Last Modified: 2010-04-16
Hi I am wondering other than SMS Server 2003, is there any other way or clever approach to deploying application to my XP users in Windows 2003 Active environment?

I need to distribute Adobe reader Version 8.1.0 to about 400+ users and I as dont  fancy  physically visit them one by  one to install this. I was hoping maybe there is a way to auto perform silent deployment to their machines.

 I have successfully tested deployment using combination of Group Policy and ZAP file so I know this will work but this require that you give all the users local Administration right for them to go through Add/Remove program to do this by themselves is a problem.

Any suggestion would be welcome.

Thanks in advance.
Question by:Marklwuk
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    by:Bradley Haynes
    Check this out: it is for installation of windows over a network .  .  .
    just change the application being distributed.
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    A Step-by-Step Guide to Silently Installing and Configuring Adobe Reader 8

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