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We have received questions about how to install Microsoft Access 2010 only for some, but not all users in an organization. For example, some enterprises that are deploying Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 may want to deploy Access 2010 only to a subset of users.
In such cases, administrators can use the Office Customization Tool (the OCT is included in volume licensed versions of Office 2010 such as Office Professional Plus 2010) to create Setup customization .msp files in one of the following ways:
The Set feature installation states area of the OCT is used to specify how Office features are installed (or not installed) on the user's computer. The following screenshot shows Microsoft Access set to Not Available so that Access will not be installed on users’ computers to which you deploy the Setup customization .msp file.
To set the feature installation state so that Access 2010 is installed on users' computers, you set the Microsoft Access feature installation state to Run all from My Computer:
The following resources provide more information: