|Restrict Interactive Services (Windows 2000/XP)|
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Windows services normally have the option of interacting with the desktop, to display information and accept input. For security reasons this tweak allows you to restrict service interactivity.
Open your registry and find the key below.
Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value called 'NoInteractiveServices' using the settings below.
Exit your registry, you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to take effect.
|(Default)||REG_SZ||(value not set)|
System Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Windows]|
Type: REG_DWORD (DWORD Value)
Value: (0 = default, 1 = restrict interactive services)
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: July 25, 2002