Limited account in xp home

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 23:48 05 Jan 04

Hi,again,right my son wpnted to use pc to go online for games and stuff so i set him an account up a limited 1 so he could set it as he likes but the trouble now is he cant accsess any of the programs i have on my account some of whitch he needs to play online like gamespy an stuff and i cant find a way to make the program show up on his account it is in the start/all programs bit but when he clicks it nothin happens
same goes for other programs although some like virus and firewall software still work,do i need to install these others again when he logged in for them to work?,oh and he wonts to use headphones but i not got a headphone socket so will the line out on sound card work?


  ©®@$? 00:17 06 Jan 04

if the software was designed for Win9x/Me, or
if it was intended for WinNT/2K/XP, but was improperly designed. Quite
simply, the installation routine for this application doesn't "know"
how to handle individual user profiles, or the application tries to
make changes to "off-limits" sections of the registry.

normally in xp you can add the program you want the limited user(s) to use to the shared folder

As Administrator,Right click START/select to
programs folder and drag the programs you want to share to
shared programs or to the user folder that needs the

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 14:05 06 Jan 04

Thx sorted.


  TommyRed 17:13 06 Jan 04

Add to my postings, always wanted to know how to do that. TR

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