Blocking Excel for Certain Group of users

I amnew to this forum, i had a query regarding ADM, we have 15 users shares 6 PC's and i need to provide access for excel to some users and some users had to be denied on a particular machine, i had tried with software restriction policy and added additional rule specifing path of excel with global parameters (%programfiles%\microsoft....\excel.exe) and it worked but it is effecting other user's who are sitting on the same machine.. please provide me some solution to this,
server: win2003

Thanking you in advance

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Posted by: anonymous_9363 11 years ago
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The simplest route is to apply NTFS permissions to the executable, isn't it? Something like SetACL or even SecEdit, if you're feeling masochistic.

I'm wondering, though, what this has to do with 'Scripting'? Perhaps you should have posted in 'XP Administration'?
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