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Windows 7: how to restrict a user


16 Dec 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
how to restrict a user

hello every one
I'm using windows 7 64x ultimate
I sometimes play games on on it.
my brother has been annoying me to play on it as well
I want to make a standard user for him while restricting what programs he can use.
basically I want him to be able to play the games even if they may require administrator access and restrict his program access as well as folder access


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17 Dec 2011   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Hello xpmon

Have a look at the links below see it they help -
User Account Type - Change
Parental Controls - Setup and Use

Danny
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18 Dec 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

This should protect your files:
I have had a good experience with it.
Protected Folder - Protect Folder and File with Password in Windows 7, Vista and XP - IObit

To block Applications (will work for files too)
Block Programs In Windows 7 Without AppLocker -
Or use AppLocker:
http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/6317/...ith-applocker/

Full Control - Max Rights.
Modify - Edit and change the file.
Read and Execute - Read and open the file.
Read - Read the file.
Write - Include your own information.
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18 Dec 2011   #4

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Sorry this isn't my post but i have one question Joe
I'm downloading this. but i want to know is it free ?
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18 Dec 2011   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by koolkat77 View Post
I'm downloading this. but i want to know is it free
It's free as I have used it before and it says Free Download on the site, but I recommend to not download IObit Advance System Care 5, I have used it before and didn't find any problems but there are bad reviews about it.

Edit: Just downloaded it, there is a 20 Lock Limit Trial (for example if I lock and unlock something - it takes 1 lock away) it used to be 100% free.
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18 Dec 2011   #6

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Quote:
It's free I have used it before.
thanks. been looking for something like this
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