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Anonymous
August 14, 2005 4:46:02 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?)

Hi Everyone,

I want to restrict access to a local HD on one of my XP machines, and am
sure that there's a way of doing this through group policy. I don't want to
use EFS, and wondered if anyone could provide me with some help on this topic.

Thanks in advance,

Andrew.
Anonymous
August 14, 2005 6:09:26 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?)

Hide these specified drives in My Computer
http://www.boyce.us/gp/gpcontent.asp?ID=548

Prevent access to drives from My Computer
http://www.boyce.us/gp/gpcontent.asp?ID=549

--
Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:94CE7B02-B35B-4384-AE6A-DB1AB10DDC86@microsoft.com,
Andrew_UK <AndrewUK@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> Hi Everyone,
>
> I want to restrict access to a local HD on one of my XP machines, and am
> sure that there's a way of doing this through group policy. I don't want
> to use EFS, and wondered if anyone could provide me with some help on
> this topic.
>
> Thanks in advance,
>
> Andrew.
Anonymous
August 14, 2005 6:09:27 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?)

Thanks Wes. Just what I was looking for!

Regards,

Andrew.

"Wesley Vogel" wrote:

> Hide these specified drives in My Computer
> http://www.boyce.us/gp/gpcontent.asp?ID=548
>
> Prevent access to drives from My Computer
> http://www.boyce.us/gp/gpcontent.asp?ID=549
>
> --
> Hope this helps. Let us know.
>
> Wes
> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>
> In news:94CE7B02-B35B-4384-AE6A-DB1AB10DDC86@microsoft.com,
> Andrew_UK <AndrewUK@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> > Hi Everyone,
> >
> > I want to restrict access to a local HD on one of my XP machines, and am
> > sure that there's a way of doing this through group policy. I don't want
> > to use EFS, and wondered if anyone could provide me with some help on
> > this topic.
> >
> > Thanks in advance,
> >
> > Andrew.
>
Anonymous
August 14, 2005 1:43:07 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?)

Andrew,

Keep having fun. :-)

--
Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:7671D666-4336-40CF-9B2B-E8E31644CDC4@microsoft.com,
Andrew_UK <AndrewUK@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> Thanks Wes. Just what I was looking for!
>
> Regards,
>
> Andrew.
>
> "Wesley Vogel" wrote:
>
>> Hide these specified drives in My Computer
>> http://www.boyce.us/gp/gpcontent.asp?ID=548
>>
>> Prevent access to drives from My Computer
>> http://www.boyce.us/gp/gpcontent.asp?ID=549
>>
>> --
>> Hope this helps. Let us know.
>>
>> Wes
>> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>>
>> In news:94CE7B02-B35B-4384-AE6A-DB1AB10DDC86@microsoft.com,
>> Andrew_UK <AndrewUK@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
>>> Hi Everyone,
>>>
>>> I want to restrict access to a local HD on one of my XP machines, and am
>>> sure that there's a way of doing this through group policy. I don't
>>> want to use EFS, and wondered if anyone could provide me with some help
>>> on this topic.
>>>
>>> Thanks in advance,
>>>
>>> Andrew.
!