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SBS Remote Web Workplace - Windows XP SP-3 Won't Allow The Installation Of The RWW ActiveX Control
Problem description
Windows XP SP3 won't allow the install of the RWW ActiveX Control

Terminal Services ActiveX control is disabled by default in XP SP-3

Manually deploy RWW:
  1. Download the Remote Desktop Connection Web Connection softwareMicrosoft KB article
  2. Expand files from tswebsetup.exe to obtain msrdp.cab, which contains
    the msrdp.ocx ActiveX control.
  3. Copy msrdp.ocx to c:\Windows\System32 on the Windows XP computer.
  4. Register the OCX from the Start > Run menu using:
         regsvr32 C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\MSRDP.OCX
  5. Search the Registry for GUID {7584c670-2274-4efb-b00b-d6aaba6d3850}
    on the Windows XP computer and delete all related Registry keys.
  6. Reboot the computer and then enable RDP add-ons in Internet Explorer.

Credit: Special thanks to Susan "SBS Diva" Bradley for this tip.  Read Susan's blog at http://www.sbsdiva.com.