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How to Publish ActiveX Controls in Windows 2000 Using IntelliMirror
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This article describes how to publish ActiveX controls using the IntelliMirror Software Installation and Maintenance technology in Windows 2000.
When you perform a "clean" installation of Windows 2000 (that is, you have not upgraded from Microsoft Windows NT 4 or Microsoft Windows 98), members of the Users default group cannot download ActiveX controls because they are not permitted to write to the Downloaded Program Files folder. However, administrators who want to make particular ActiveX controls available can do so by using the IntelliMirror technology in Windows 2000.
Publishing ActiveX controls with IntelliMirror is similar to publishing programs. However, the following conditions must be met for this to work successfully: