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

Data type Range Default value
REG_DWORD 0 | 1 0


Disables the Run command on the File menu. The user cannot run applications from Program Manager unless the applications are represented by icons in a group.

Value Meaning
0 Enables the Run command.
1 Disables the Run command.

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