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other people getting online

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Jim Wulf, Feb 1, 2003.

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  1. Jim Wulf

    Jim Wulf Thread Starter

    Nov 25, 2002
    My friend has XP Home Edition and she has the Aministrator account and her 2 kids each have a user account. She can get on the internet in her accont but they can't do that in theirs.
    Why, and how could this be setup so they can get online in their accounts also?
    Thanks, Jim
  2. dvk01

    dvk01 Moderator Malware Specialist

    Dec 14, 2002
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    in her account with dial up settings tick little box that says other users use this dial up connection
  3. Dan O

    Dan O

    Feb 13, 1999

    If the others don't have the application shortcut to access the Internet or any application copy or move the shortcut from the administrator account to the All Users folder, then everyone can use it. To access the Start Menu of the other accounts open My Computer and go to:

    C:\Documents and Settings\XXXX\Start Menu\Programs

    XXX = Account name
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