Allow only preassigned shortcuts to desktop nothing else with a GPO

I would like to know if there are GPO settings that would allow me to prohibit users from  writing to their desktop, but the desktop would have shortcuts that were created for them.
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
other than using a mandatory profile I don't think you can do this

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