Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

how to disable default games of windows by using group policy

Posted on 2016-09-22
4
Medium Priority
?
79 Views
Last Modified: 2016-11-07
disable client games by using group policy my domain controller is windows server 2012
and my clients computers in win 7
0
Comment
Question by:Marwa Kenawy
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
Amitabh Singh earned 2000 total points
ID: 41810761
Hello Marwa
for Windows 7 you can remove the games link from the start menu

User Configuration > Policies > Administrative Templates > Start Menu and Taskbar > Remove Games link fom Start Menu

Refer : https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/27812456/Disable-Games-via-Group-Policy.html
0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:Amitabh Singh
ID: 41810774
or just add a line in user login script

FOR /D %%p IN ("C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\*.*") DO rmdir "%%p" /s /q
0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:Amitabh Singh
ID: 41810776
Let me know in case any error or issue
0

Featured Post

What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Microsoft Office 365 is a subscriptions based service which includes services like Exchange Online and Skype for business Online. These services integrate with Microsoft's online version of Active Directory called Azure Active Directory.
A bad practice commonly found during an account life cycle is to set its password to an initial, insecure password. The Password Reset Tool was developed to make the password reset process easier and more secure.
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to join and promote the first Windows Server 2012 domain controller into an Active Directory environment running on Windows Server 2008. Determine the location of the FSMO roles by lo…
Are you ready to implement Active Directory best practices without reading 300+ pages? You're in luck. In this webinar hosted by Skyport Systems, you gain insight into Microsoft's latest comprehensive guide, with tips on the best and easiest way…
Suggested Courses

972 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question