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Blocking options from the REGISTRY


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#1 jo100

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Posted 04 November 2017 - 04:08 PM

HI people,
i need to operate several computers in some Kind of kids institution, 
the manager ask me to Take care that the computers are Completely blocked for Any type of use that does not include the specific software that we Require. 
any way, i want to delete all the options and the icons from the start menu and from the taskbar (also al the combinations like CTRL+ALT+DEL or WINDOWS+R And so forth). 
 
eventually I decided that the best way to perform all this is from the REGISTRY. 
 
(don't ask why.. I will just say briefly that this is Windows 7 home without the Group Policy Editor (GPEdit.Msc). And I Don't Wont To install It From dubious Source.. 
as well i can't instal new Windows Because I don't want to waste my legal Serial number..). 
 

as I said, I decided to Try to block the start menu and the taskbar And so on, all of them from the REGISRTY.

 
so i'm asking for your help to find all the KEYS and the VALUES of the issue 
 
someone can pls explain me what exactly i need to do? 
 
thanks a lot!!

 

jo100 

 

 

by the way, i'l already got a REG file that perform all of this, but it's work only for Windows XP... 

 

 

this is the REG list: 

 

 

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
 
[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]
"NoDriveTypeAutoRun"=dword:00000091
"NoStartMenuSubFolders"=dword:00000001
"NoWindowsUpdate"=dword:00000001
"NoCommonGroups"=dword:00000001
"NoSMMyDocs"=dword:00000001
"NoRecentDocsMenu"=dword:00000001
"NoSetFolders"=dword:00000001
"NoNetworkConnections"=dword:00000001
"NoFavoritesMenu"=dword:00000001
"NoFind"=dword:00000001
"NoSMHelp"=dword:00000001
"NoRun"=dword:00000001
"NoSMMyPictures"=dword:00000001
"NoStartMenuNetworkPlaces"=dword:00000001
"ForceStartMenuLogOff"=dword:00000001
"NoClose"=dword:00000001
"NoChangeStartMenu"=dword:00000001
"GreyMSIAds"=dword:00000001
"NoStartMenuPinnedList"=dword:00000001
"NoStartMenuMFUprogramsList"=dword:00000001
"NoStartMenuMorePrograms"=dword:00000001
"NoDesktop"=dword:00000001
"NoSMConfigurePrograms"=dword:00000001
"NoStartMenuMyMusic"=dword:00000001
"NoSetTaskbar"=dword:00000001
"NoTrayContextMenu"=dword:00000001
"LockTaskbar"=dword:00000001
"NoControlPanel"=dword:00000001

Edited by jo100, 04 November 2017 - 04:20 PM.


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#2 sjpritch25

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Posted 07 November 2017 - 08:23 AM

I use to work in IT and we used software called smart shield to prevent any modifications.  After each reboot, computer is back to what it was when you last updated it.  

Here are some links

http://www.faronics.com/products/deep-freeze

http://centuriontech.com/home/

 

Your very limited because you on win 7 home.


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