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Windows 7: Disable CMD, Control Panel, Run question

20 Mar 2015   #1
Dropbox

Windows 8.1
 
 
Disable CMD, Control Panel, Run question

Hello,

I'm currently working on a Windows 7 system for someone but I have a problem/question.

The account has 3 accounts, one "systemadministrator", one "administrator" and one "normal user". The normal user MUST not have access to the control panel, not have the permission to use "run" or "cmd" and things like "regedit".

I've changed something (I don't know what) but even the "(system)administrator" can't access the Control Panel now.

Any help and ideas about how to fix this are welcome.

Kind regards,
Dropbox


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20 Mar 2015   #2
Pyprohly

Windows 10, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 7 Professional, OS X El Capitan
 
 

Hi Dropbox,

Are all users on the machine unable to access the Control Panel, or just the systemadministrator account? What is the exact error message you receive upon attempting to open a Control Panel?
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21 Mar 2015   #3
Dropbox

Windows 8.1
 
 

Hi,

It has been solved.
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21 Mar 2015   #4
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Dropbox could you spend a little time and explain how you fixed the problem so other might learn?
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