In short yes.
If you don't have local administrator rights on your computer then that will
definitely stop it.
There are other policies that you're IT department can enforce to stop you
installing products not sanctioned by your company.
"andrew" <andrew@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> I'm having a problem even downloading and installing WLM. I gte to the
> installer (where MSFT offers a whole bunch of other products that I might
> want to instal as well as WLM, ie Sign-in assistant, messenger, etc).
> that, nothing happens...
> Anybody got any ideas on whether there are things one can put into the OS
> that stops WLM from being downloaded and activated? (Maybe my company has
> blocked WLM downloads in its standard OS instal?)
> Many thanks