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Saturday, 14 April 2012

List of Windows Registry Settings



Restrict Specific Applications for Current User
Goto Start – Run – regedit
expand this key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer and create “DisallowRun” (dword value) and give the value “1″, after create a sub key name “DisallowRun” in “Explorer” key then open DisallowRun key create string value name “1″ value date “Notepad.exe”. If you want more applications restrictions give the sequence numbers for value name and give the applications exe name in value data.
For example you want to restrict Notepad and Adobe Acrobat Reader
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : DisallowRun
Value Type : Dword value
Value Data : 1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\Disallow Run
Value Name : 1
Value Type : String Value
Value Data: notepad.exe
Value Name : 2
Value Type : String Value
Value Data: AcroRd32.exe
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Control Panel Restrictions for Current Users
Remove control panel in Start menu, Explorer and restrict Run command
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoControlPanel
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 restore control panel)
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Restrict My Computer properties and Control Panel “System”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoPropertiesMyComputer
Value Type : Dword Value
value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
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Remove Add Printer & Delete Printer options
Add Printer
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoAddPrinter
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Delete Printer
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoDeletePrinter
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
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Restirct Folder Options in Control Panel & Tolls menu
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoFolderOptions
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
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Hide Control Panel Applets
(This setting only hide this options in control panel)
Goto Start – Run – regedit
expand this key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer and create “DisallowCpl” (dword value) and give the value “1″, after create a sub key name “DisallowCpl” in “Explorer” key then open DisallowCpl key create string value name “1″ value date “access.cpl”. If you want hide more applets give the sequence numbers for value name and give the applets cpl in value data.
For example you want to hide Add Hardware and Add or Remove Programs
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : DisallowCpl
Value Type : Dword value
Value Data : 1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowCpl
Value Name : 1
Value Type : String Value
Value Data: hdwwiz.cpl
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowCpl
Value Name : 2
Value Type : String Value
Value Data: appwiz.cpl
Some Control Panel applets short cuts
Accessibility Option – access.cpl
Add Hardware – hdwwiz.cpl
Add Remove Programs – appwiz.cpl
Adobe Gamma – Adobe Gamma.cpl
Automatic Updates – wuaucpl.cpl
Bluetooth Configuration – btcpl.cpl
Time & date – timedate.cpl
Display – desk.cpl
Game Controllers – joy.cpl
Internet Options – inetcpl.cpl
Mouse Properties – main.cpl
Network Setup Wizard – netsetup.cpl
Phone and Modem Options – telephon.cpl
Power Options – powercfg.cpl
Regional and Language Options – intl.cpl
Sounds and Audio Device Properties – mmsys.cpl
System properties – sysdm.cpl
User Accounts – nusrmgr.cpl
Windows Firewall – firewall.cpl
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Restrict Computer Management
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\MMC\{58221C67-EA27-11CF-ADCF-00AA00A80033}
Value Name : Restrict_Run
Value Type : String Value
Value Data: 1
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Enable or Disable Task Manager
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
Value Name : DisableTaskMgr
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (disable) 0 (enable)
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Enable or Disable Comman prompt
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
Value Name : DisableCMD
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (disable) 0 (enable)
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Enable or Disable Registry Editor
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
Value Name : DisableRegistryTools
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (disable) 0(enable)
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Start Menu Restrictions for User
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Start Menu Restrictions for Computer
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer Remove Recent Documents menu form startmenu
Value Name : NoRecentDocsMenu
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Clear Recent Documents on Exit
Value Name : ClearRecentDocsOnExit
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Recent Documents History
Value Name : NoRecentDocsHistory
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Windows XP Style Starmenu
Value Name : NoSimpleStartMenu
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Startmenu Common Groups
Value Name : NoCommonGroups
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Mydocuments on startmenu
Value Name : NoSMMyDocs
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Mymusic on startmenu
Value Name : NoStartMenuMyMusic
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Mypictures on Startmenu
Value Name : NoSMMyPictures
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove My Favorites on startmenu
Value Name : NoFavoritesMenu
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove My Network places on startmenu
Value Name :NoStartMenuNetworkPlace
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Network Connections from startmenu – settings
Value Name : NoNetworkConnections
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Help form startmenu
Value Name : NoSMHelp
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Run from startmenu
Value Name : NoRun
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Find form startmenu
Value Name : NoFind
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Logoff from startmenu
Value Name : StartMenuLogoff
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Restrict Taskbar properties
Value Name : NoSetTaskbar
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove user name in startmenu
Value Name : NoUserNameInStartMenu
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Installed programs form startmenu (only from startmenu link)
Value Name : NoStartMenuMorePrograms
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Startmenu
Value Name : NoClose
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
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Add or Remove Programs Restrictrions (Control Panel Applet)
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Uninstall
Restrict Add Remove Programs in Control Panel
Value Name : NoAddRemovePrograms
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Change or Remove porgrams page
Value Name : NoRemovePage
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Add programs page
Value Name : NoAddPage
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Add/Remove Windows Components page
Value Name : NoWindowsSetupPage
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Add a Program from Cd-rom or floppy disk page
Value Name : NoAddFromCDorFloppy
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Add program from Internet
Value Name : NoAddFromInternet
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Add Program from Network
Value Name : NoAddFromNetwork
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove choose program page
Value Name : NoChooseProgramsPage
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
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Display Properties Restrictions
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
Remove Display Background page
Value Name : NoDispBackgroundPage
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Screensaver page
Value Name : NoDispScrSavPage
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Appearence page
Value Name : NoDispAppearancePage
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Settings page
Value Name : NoDispSettingsPage
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Restrict Display properties
Value Name : NoDispCPL
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Restrict Desktop controls
Value Name : NoDesktop
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
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Internet Explorer Internet Options Restrictions
For User Account
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Control Panel
For Computer
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Control Panel
Remove General Tab from Internet Options
Value Name : GeneralTab
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Security Tab from Internet Options
Value Name : SecurityTab
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Content Tab from Internet Options
Value Name : ContentTab
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Connection Tab from Internet Options
Value Name : ConnectionsTab
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Program Tab from Internet Options
Value Name : ProgramsTab
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove privacy Tab from Internet Options
Value Name : PrivacyTab
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
Remove Advance Tab from Internet Options
Value Name : AdvancedTab
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
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Hide & Restrict Computer Drives
Drive restrictions for User Accounts
Restrict Drives
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoViewOnDrive
Value Type : Binary Value
Value Data: 01 00 00 00
Hide Drives
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoDrives
Value Type : Binary Value
Value Data: 01 00 00 00
Drive Restrictions for Computer
Restrict Drives
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoViewOnDrive
Value Type : Binary Value
Value Data: 01 00 00 00
Hide Drives
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Value Name : NoDrives
Value Type : Binary Value
Value Data : 01 00 00 00
Drives using hexa decimal values A=1, B=2, C=4, D=8 ****************************************************
Pen drive Write Protect Using registry Value
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\control\StorageDevicePolicies
Value Name : WriteProtect
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data: 1 (value data: 0 to reset)
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Usb Storage Device Enable or Disable
Disable USB
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\USBsTOR
Value Name : Start
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data : 4
Enable USB
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\USBsTOR
Value Name : Start
Value Type : Dword Value
Value Data : 3
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