XP Clients on a NT4 domain

  MMC 22:11 26 Sep 03
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I have been happily runing a network of 300+ 98 clients on a NT4 domain. Recently, I have had to add XP machines. The problem is, if I install software when logged in as system administrator, other users are unable to run the programs. I know it is a profile/config issue, but I haven't been able to resolve it. Since the computers are used by many different schoolkids, it's not an option to configure the machine for each user. Any ideas?

  LastChip 22:48 26 Sep 03

Could you not configure a "Guest Account" for "Everyone"? Or am I totally misunderstanding the problem!

  MMC 15:46 27 Sep 03

I can't do that. The kids have their own logon name, home folder on the network, etc. The network also uses a piece of software called Winsuite to give Windows 98 a secure frontend. Also, because they move around the classrooms, different software programs and hardware resources (printers, scanners and such)are available to them depending on which subject they are doing.

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