Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I Publish software successfull using GPO policy but when user log on and try to install that software from add/remove program, there is one message popup saying that user should have administrative privillages and it is stopping installation.

Could any one can solve this. thanks

share|improve this question
    
This sounds like it's working as it should? Are the users in the local Administrators group? –  Drain The Library Mar 11 '11 at 20:14

1 Answer 1

If you want the application to install with administrative privileges, it needs to be linked into the computer section of the GPO and then applied to the computer. If its linked into the user portion of the GPO, it will install in the users context and if that user isn't a local admin or power user, it will fail.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.