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How To: Disable various windows options (Material Skin)
Posted by Panagiotis Mantzouranis on 17 October 2018 03:13 PM

Disable Start menu

1. Check "Disable start menu" option in client settings

 

Disable desktop

1. Create a security Profile, and check "Disable desktop" in policies - Windows explorer (picture 1)

2. Select the security profile to your computer groups (picture 3)

 

Disable Windows 10 control panel and settings

1. Create a security Profile, open restrictions tab

2. Add a new restriction - FileName. Enter SystemSettingsBroker.exe

3. Select the security profile in your computer groups (picture 3)

OR

1 Create a task - registry script and add it to startup tasks

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]
"NoControlPanel"=dword:00000001

 

If you want to disable specific control panel options, you need to use Windows Group Policy Editor LINK

 

Disable Right click on taskbar

1 Create a task - registry script and add it to startup tasks

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]
"NoTrayContextMenu"=dword:00000001

 

Disable Right click on explorer

1 Create a task - registry script and add it to startup tasks

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]
"NoViewContextMenu"=dword:00000001

 

Disable Windows 10 various control windows such as disk management and computer management

1. Create a security Profile, open restrictions tab

2. Add a new restriction - ClassName. Enter MMCMainFrame

3. Select the security profile in your computer groups (picture 3)

 

Disable Windows 10 Microsoft Store

1. Create a security Profile, open restrictions tab

2. Add a new restriction - FileName. Enter WinStore.App.exe

 

Disable taskbar and explorer

1. Create a security Profile, and add "explorer.exe" as a security restriction (picture 2)

2. Select the security profile in your computer groups (picture 3)

3. Create a task "batch script" with the following command: taskkill /im "explorer.exe" /f (picture 4)

4. Add the newly created task to login actions (picture 5)

 

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