Re: How to restrict user from downloads, access to display settings, and more w/o domain?

From: John Thompson (
Date: 01/27/03

From: John Thompson <>
Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2003 16:57:48 GMT

In article <b1342u$sem$>, Sam Bixby wrote:

> using poledit you can stop users changing their desktop - amoungst other
> things. at least on nt4 workstation and win 9x. if youve not used poledit
> just mail me and i will mail you a user guide i wrote for myself

On Win9x/ME this is pretty trivial security, as any user could re-run
poledit for themselves and remove the restrictions. On NT/2k/XP this is
more difficult.

-John (