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Disabling Help & Support ??

Im trying to disable the Help & Support feature on Win XP Home & Pro versions. This is to avoid using it to execute programs from it. I searched in the Admin templ. in the group policy and cant find it.

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Link only.
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I need to disable >>>

This only removes that shortcut. Any window you open can open the Help at the end of the file menu. Im looking to disable it completely.

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Unregister the help dll too.

Microsoft writes about it at this article.

Your better IT staff will lock the needed .exe that the recent threat revealed. Some will just delete it on each login with the login script.


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I'll try it

Ok, thanks I will try it tomorrow. These computers are used by Federal inmates in a prison and have to be tightly secured. So im trying to get as much info in restricting them as possible.

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