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disabling Task Manager for non Administrator user accounts??

by leeroy / February 17, 2005 9:30 PM PST

I would like to disable Task Manager for nonAdministrator windows accounts. Using gpedit.msc, I see that I can disable it for all accounts, but I don't see any options for selective disabling. Any suggestions?

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An easier way.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 17, 2005 10:20 PM PST

If you have the OS on NTFS, simply revoke the Read permission on the .EXE that is task manager. With file permissions you can tailor this as specifically as you wish.


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selective disabling of task manager
by leeroy / February 17, 2005 10:43 PM PST
In reply to: An easier way.

Sounds good. How do I do this?

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(NT) (NT) Set file permissions as you see fit.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 17, 2005 11:10 PM PST
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(NT) (NT) Got it. Thanks!
by leeroy / February 17, 2005 11:39 PM PST
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