Profile Problems in Windows XP

  mickmoran61 19:55 17 Apr 03

I bought a new computer recently using Windows XP. I set up profiles for my family with me as the Administrator. As Administrator, I have all of the functionality of WinXP, as well as Internet Explorer and Outlook Express. I would like all of my family profile users to have access to the Internet on their own profile, but they get messages like: “This computer does not have an internet connection”, or such like.

Is there an easy way to allow Internet access on all profiles on my Windows XP PC??

  spikeychris 20:42 17 Apr 03

Right click the start button and
choose "open all users". In here you will see a folder
called programs. Open it and add Internet Explorer.


  mickmoran61 00:04 18 Apr 03


I tried what you said. I could not find the Internet Exporer icon in the "open all users" Programs field. I then dragged the icon from its area in "Program Files" to the desktop of a profile user. When I clicked on the IE icon I got the same message:... " IE is not installed on your computer....etc."

Any more thoughts?


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