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Windows 7 in Kiosk mode

Posted on 2016-08-17
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Dear Sir,

Our company would like to create a kiosk using Windows 7. The purpose is let public user to visit our company's website.

We would like to allow the public user's can only using IE11. Besides this, users cannot run command prompt or start another program but admin does. Any recommendations for me? Security Template? or Best practice? Guidelines?

Thank you very much.

With regards,
Wataw
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by:Luis Moura
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Gpo to lock/block any app.
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by:Shaik M. Sajid
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disable all unwanted apps using GPEDIT.MSC   on command prompt (group policy) of local machine if it's single machine .  

or created RDP or Applications server  publish single application  like I.E 11 boot the console with thinclient o/s ... etc. there are so many options

just install and allow access to IE11 only.

all the best
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by:*** Hopeleonie ***
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We have the same situation like you and use HDGUARD 10:
http://www.hdguard.com/en.html
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Nico S earned 2000 total points
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Maybe this settings may help to add to your list.
  • User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Start Menu and Taskbar\Remove and prevent access to shut down, restart, sleep and hibernate commands
  • User Configuration\Administrative Templates\System\Prevent access to the command prompt
  • User Configuration\Administrative Templates\System\Removable Storage Access\All Removable Storage classes
  • User Configuration\Administrative Templates\System\Ctrl+Alt+Del Options
Add IE in startup folder.
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