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stop users from installing Microsoft SQL Server on their PC’s.

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I am looking at using AD to stop users from installing Microsoft SQL Server on their PC’s.
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by:PortletPaul
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I'm sorry, but I have to ask: What is your question?
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I have Sys Admins with Admin Rights on a Server. I want to stop/prevent them from installing any instances of SQL on that Server.
Sorry about the dumb initial question.
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by:Sekar Chinnakannu
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You mean you need to block access on installing the sql on server for specific group of users?
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by:ArtistX
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Yes.
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You can use Software Restriction group Policies to block installaing the software. Use additional rules for your requirement  http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles-tutorials/netgeneral/Software-Restriction-Policies.html
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