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2 Group Policy Prblems

Posted on 2011-02-20
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Hi all
I have install domain 2008 R2 with 2 XP workstations (SP2 & SP3 Installed).
Problem 1:
I try to reenforce group policy to prevent any access to USB port & hiding the DVD drive (and also prevent any access to it) by the users. (see picture - Problem 1).Problem 1 ScreenshotProblem 2:
I need to hide the Printer & Faxes from the start menu using group policy, i didn't find any reference how to do that. (see Picture - Problem 2)   Problem 2 Screenshot
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Krzysztof Pytko earned 500 total points
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Try with this post
http://www.tek-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=1272785&page=3

you can use:

"hide control panel applets"
use specified classic ADM file
or use GPP to modify registry but first you have to install CSE on your XP clients frpm WSUS or do it manually
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=e60b5c8f-d7dc-4b27-a261-247ce3f6c4f8&displaylang=en

Regards,
Krzysztof
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by:IT_Group1
ID: 34940877

Try with this post
http://www.tek-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=1272785&page=3
[b] This Solve The Printers & Faxes!!! [/b]
you can use:

"hide control panel applets"
use specified classic ADM file
or use GPP to modify registry but first you have to install CSE on your XP clients frpm WSUS or do it manually
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=e60b5c8f-d7dc-4b27-a261-247ce3f6c4f8&displaylang=en

[b] Tried it but didn't work[/b]

Regards,
Krzysztof
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