Server 2016 Essentials Shared folers

Help,

I set up Share folders in Server 2012 standard with Essentials experience. when I added a computer to the network with a network user account (standard user) they get the shared folder automatically on their desktop and in network location under "this PC".

the problem is unlike network drives that cant be deleted and cant be moved from the "this PC" network location section, these can. how do I stop this?
Burhan HusseiniITAsked:
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Davis McCarnConnect With a Mentor OwnerCommented:
Try this and see if it does the trick:
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms812045.aspx
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Burhan HusseiniITAuthor Commented:
where is that located? i Checked the GPM on the server but couldn't find it. thank you
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Davis McCarnOwnerCommented:
That article says it is in User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Windows Explorer
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Burhan HusseiniConnect With a Mentor ITAuthor Commented:
looks like the moved it to User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\File explore in server 2012/2016 and windows 10. thank you for the help. I'll let you know if this works out.
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Davis McCarnOwnerCommented:
Did you get this fixed?
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Davis McCarnOwnerCommented:
They moved the GPO; but, it was still the solution.
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