Usb flash Drive Block Only

Dear All,

In my environment Windows server 2012 is configured along with Active Directory. I want to block only the usb flash drives for some users only. for that i went to the group policy management -user configuration-policies-administrative templates-system-Removable Storage Access- selected removable disks deny read access- enabled & removable disks deny write access-enabled.

But still the users can access their flash drives. How can i disable only the flash drives through group policy

Regards,

JCT
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Michael-BestCommented:
For a step by step process see 4sysops.com.
"how-to-disable-usb-drive-use-in-an-active-directory-domain"
Link:
https://4sysops.com/archives/how-to-disable-usb-drive-use-in-an-active-directory-domain/
jct_777Author Commented:
Hi,

I have did the same setting that is mentioned in the above link. All Removable Storage Classes: Deny All Access. If we enable this policy it will deny all the removable storages which includes cd rom & dvd drive.

I just want to deny usb flash drives for some users only.

Regards,

JCT
Michael-BestCommented:
"I want to block only the usb flash drives for some users only."

You can deny the installation of any new USB devices.
If the user has already used their USB flash drives, thus installed the drivers for them,  you will have to manually uninstall those drivers.
Michael-BestCommented:

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