HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Program Manager\Restrictions

Data type Range Default value
REG_DWORD 0 | 1 0


Removes the File menu from Program Manager.

Users can start the applications in groups by selecting them and pressing ENTER, or by double-clicking their icons. If the value of NoClose is 0, users can still quit Windows 2000 by using the Exit Windows command or by pressing ALT+F4.

Value Meaning
0 The File menu appears in Program Manager.
1 The File menu does not appear in Program Manager.

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This entry applies to Program Manager only; it does not affect Windows Explorer.