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Prevent change settings

Posted on 2001-06-21
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Is there any way to prevent my kids to change settings in Windows Explorer? I know about security softwares and stuff but they cost money.
There must be a way to remove options in Windows explorer menu.
I want to remove some options from windows Explorer. Where and how?
Most of all removing menu folder options.
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Question by:Brons
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This should help
http://www.winguides.com/registry/display.php/619/

Note this involves editing the registry so if you have any problems boot to the command prompt and run scanreg /restore

Regards
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I guess I should of refreshed before posting :)
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Policy Editor will do what you want.  Look for poledit.exe on your Windows CD.
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by:Brons
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Good answer. But not 100% satisfied. So a grade of B. But very good suggestion..
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Thanks for the points.  Since Policy Editor is a Microsoft solution, it's no surprise you're not completely satisfied.
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