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Delete Folder Options menu in Windows Explorer

Steps to Disable Tools->Folder Options in Windows explorer.

(Can be used to prevent access to various options available)

  • Open Registry . (Type “regedit” in Run)
  • Go to  HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
  • Select and open NofolderOptions Dword and set Value to 1

  • Log Off /Restart Windows

 

If  “NofolderOptions”  Dword is not present then create a new DWORD value with following settings:

Name:NoFolderOptions

Type:REG_DWORD

Data: 1 (disable) /0 ( enable)

 

This removes folder options for User. To disable for all users edit key in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE.

 

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