how to disable computer management

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  1. sridatta

    sridatta An Esoteric Geek

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    hi all...

    can anyone please suggest how to disable computer management (My Computer -> Manage) in windows XP ??

    i searched for some key in group policies but could not find anyone.. :(

    pls help
     
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    [xubz] "The Cake is a Lie!!"

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    1. Open Registry Editor
    2. Find HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > Microsoft > Windows > CurrentVersion > Policies > Explorer
    3. Create a new DWORD, name it NoManageMyComputerVerb
    4. Assign Value "1"
    5. Log Off and Log On

    Source: Found this thru Google
     
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    i'll try it.. thanks for the tweak :)
     
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    Vishal Gupta Microsoft MVP

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    Its here buddy: :)

    User Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Windows Explorer

    Hide the manage item on the windows explorer context menu
     
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    yeah.. vishal rocks..! thanx :)
     
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