September 18, 2011

How to prevent Windows 7 Shutdown or Restart ?

Prevent Windows 7 Shutdown or Restart
Many times you may want to restrict or just to annoy someone by making his / her computer unable to shutdown or restart. Now here is the Trick to do so i.e. Trick on how to prevent Windows 7 shutdown or restart.

So to use this Trick just follow these simple steps:

  • Click Start  >>  type "mmc"   >>  press Enter to Open the Microsoft Management Console.
  • Now in the file tab, click on add/remove snap-in.
  • Now in the left side, under the available snap-in’s, select Group Policy Object and double click on it and click browse.
  • Now under the Users tab select Non Administrators and click OK.
  • Now under the newly created Local computer/non administrators policy object in the left pane navigate to User Configuration  >>   Administrative Templates  >>  Start Menu and Taskbar.
  • Now here select “Remove and Prevent access to the Shutdown, Restart, Sleep, and Hibernate commands” and double click on it from the right pane.
  • Now select Enable  >>  Apply  >>  OK and it is done. Now windows 7 is prevented from shutting down or restarting.
So it is simple Trick on How to Prevent Windows 7 Shutdown or Restart.