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    Stop kids running programs from their USB key

    Hey all

    Is there anyway to stop kids running .exe or programs from their usb keys... they seem to have found that roms now work within school. Is there anything in group policy that needs to be configured?

    Thanks

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    Re: Stop kids running programs from their USB key

    This has been mentioned on here in the past...I'm sure if you have a poke around you will find something.
    I will also have a look around to and post if i find anything but i seem to remember something about it.

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    Re: Stop kids running programs from their USB key

    A combination of a software restriction policy and that program that forces USB keys to be assigned particular letters would be the most foolproof method.

    Either that or set up a software restriction policy which only lets users execute programs in the Program Files directory and others which hold legitimate programs.

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    Re: Stop kids running programs from their USB key

    would that be creating a path rule in GP.

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    Re: Stop kids running programs from their USB key

    Antiexe from Faronics Software will do it, if you dont mind a pay solution

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    Re: Stop kids running programs from their USB key

    nah. im sure you can do it in Gp

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    Re: Stop kids running programs from their USB key

    Quote Originally Posted by Jake
    Antiexe from Faronics Software will do it, if you dont mind a pay solution
    Trust no exe can do this sort of thing for free

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