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thoughtparalysis

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I have windows XP home edition and I was wondering if it was possible to create an accout with some admin. privalages but not allof them. I know on xp professional you can make a user a power user or something. but is there an equivalent of this on xp home edition?
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No, with XP home, people are pretty much all admins.

Now, depending on what you want to block out, there are registry settings that you may be able to alter on a pure user basis, but you would have to define what it is you are interested in locking down before we could make a suggestion
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oh okay well that's okay...i mean i basically wanted to give the other users access to download anything, but not be able to change the settings on the control pannel
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