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Remove rights to install programs

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Last Modified: 2012-05-06
I have a Windows 2003 and Windows XP environment. I would like to limit users' rights so they can't install programs, but don't want to make it an administrative nightmare. So as long as they can't install programs that would be the main thing I would want to limit. But I would also like to give the supervisor of that department a password or let his user have the rights to install the software. So I guess I want to get prompted for a password when an installation tries to take place and give certain users permission to do so. Thanks in advance.
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