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Windows 7: Security on home PC against minors

23 Nov 2010   #11
LiquidSnak

W7 Professional x64
 
 

Forgive my broken link:

Safe Families We-Blocker Parental Control - Free software downloads and software reviews - CNET Download.com

Follow Bill's advise, as well. That will pretty much fool proof the computer.


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09 Feb 2012   #12
Crisis

7 Home premium 32b
 
 

Hi

Just thought I would come back and update everyone on what I did.
I installed Win7Pro but found Group policy editing a bit difficult.

I installed Windows Steadystate and locked out features for my sibling's account such as Noa ccess to cmd, control panel, etc.

Then, I installed Symantec Parental Family control ( FREE ) and chose categories to block. Voila! all done.
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09 Feb 2012   #13
scr

1. Windows 7 Home Premium sp1 - 64bit 2. Windows 7 Pro sp1 - 64bit
 
 

If you find that you are still in need of additional blocking have a look at OpenDNS
OpenDNS - Parental Controls: Block Adult Internet sites at Home It's free and rather easy to set up.
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