Security Tweaks - Restrict use of Management Console (MMC) Snap-ins

Enable this setting, to restrict access to all snap-ins, except those that you explicitly permit via the Group Policy Restricted/Permitted snap-ins setting folder.

To change this, follow the next steps:

  1. Open the Registry Editor click on the Start button on your taskbar, then click on Run and type "regedit" and click on OK to start the regedit utility.
  2. Expand HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\MMC (see picture 1).

    Picture 1
  3. Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value, called "RestrictToPermittedSnapins" and set it according to the value data above.

  4. The modifications you made will be in effect after you reboot your PC.



Lex van der Horst

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