Solved Restricting user from saving files in C drive Tags: Login Windows XP Domain Systems Last response: October 30, 2013 5:42 AM in Windows XP Share sowrimuthu October 29, 2013 11:24:23 PM Our lab systems have domain login as well as local user login.I dont want my students to save any files & modify folders .What can I do for this? More about : restricting user saving files drive alyoshka October 30, 2013 12:35:39 AM Change Permissions for the users if they belong to a particular group. If they don't then you'll need to define a group that the students use and then define the permissions for them. Or..... restrict every user from doing so on all the machines and have just one big shared HDD (2 or a few 2TB's ) put together on the network as a shared resource. m 0 l Best solution hang-the-9 October 30, 2013 5:42:54 AM Steady State, run on XP and is free. http://download.cnet.com/Windows-SteadyState/3000-18512... Reboot, everything is back to how it was. You can also use group policy to block local disk access, but that does not normally prevent anyone from saving stuff to their own user folders. Steady State would, it just ignores anything that gets saved or installed after it's setup. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources restricting types of files users can save to server Forum Copied C: drive, missing user files Forum Vanishing user files while trying to recover data from old C drive Forum Restrict user to save files on the other workstaion only. Forum How to migrate user files to C drive Forum Unattended user needing to change txt file on C:drive Forum User unable to create text file in Windows 7 C Drive Forum Allow access to save/edit files in C Drive (System drive) Forum SolvedRebuilding Boot Drive, Need to Transfer User Accounts and All User's Files, Maintaining Ownership Forum How can I save file a java file on my C: drive? Forum SolvedReinstalling Windows on C Drive, so I can move user and other things to my D Drive... help? Forum SolvedAccessing Windows 8 user files after moving hard drive to separate computer Forum SolvedWhat files and folders can I delete from my C drive? Forum Saving Files from Old Hard Drive Forum SolvedMissing some files like Appdata in C drive!? Forum Accessing user files copied to external hardrive from old drive Forum Restricting File Access to Certain Users.... Forum SolvedI hv win 7 ultimate my problem is when I copy files into drive they saved that time but after removing pen drive the stored da Forum moved my computer name folder and user folder from c drive to e and, den deleated, .........whole of my metro screen vanished Forum SolvedC drive total files and folders (including hidden) used doesn't match with c drive data used on c drive properties Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !