I am looking for an easy way to centralize a user's settings across profiles, or better yet, have all settings in one user profile.
My laptop has three user profiles depending on network connectivity and our corporate virus checking. I have local admin rights. What I really would like to have happen is whenever I install a software application, it is available to all users. Whenever I install something now it is only available to that user profile, and it causes a mess if I install two versions of the software while logged in on one profile versus the other. I spend a lot of time moving the Program shortcuts (Start menu) to the All_Users profile! Is there an easier way to accomplish the same thing? I thought Win2k had an option to make a program available to other user profiles. I appreciate any help you can give.
This was first published in April 2003