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Windows 7: Prevent remove/delete icon on desktop in Windows 7 Kiosk machine

07 Dec 2011   #1

Windows 7 64bit
Prevent remove/delete icon on desktop in Windows 7 Kiosk machine


We could like to build up the Kiosk in Windows 7 Machine. Before, in Windows XP, we can make the desktop in user's profile as read only and prevent them remove/delete desktop icon. How can I do it in Windows 7 ? Any GPO can be apply ?
Thanks for your help.


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08 Dec 2011   #2
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