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users can't install programs

Posted on 2007-12-05
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i have a windows server 2003 R2 server and it is installed with all the defaults.  there has not yet been any group policies put into place.  i have noticed that only administrators can install programs on the workstations and not the users.  how do i fix this so that the users can install software and downloads???
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by:SLafferty1983
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add domain users to the local administrators group on the PC's.
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by:amoos
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awesome!! is that it???
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The simplest way is to use the restricted groups facility to add users to the local Administrators group automatically - see Hello
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;320065
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