|Hide Computer Management Option (Windows 2000/XP)|
Category: Home > Windows > System
This setting allows you to remove the "Manage" option from the My Computer context menu. The Computer Management program is used to configure the system.
Open your registry and find the key below.
Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value called 'NoManageMyComputerVerb' using the settings below.
Exit your registry, you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to take effect.
Note: The computer management application can still be used by running "compmgmt.msc".
|(Default)||REG_SZ||(value not set)|
User Key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\|
Type: REG_DWORD (DWORD Value)
Value: (0 = default, 1 = remove "Manage")
Disclaimer: Modifying the registry can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. We cannot guarantee that problems resulting from modifications to the registry can be solved. Use the information provided at your own risk.
Last Modified: October 2, 2002