Windows 10: is there a way to stop one program from being able to run when another

  1.    08 Jan 2017 #1

    is there a way to stop one program from being able to run when another


    is open? thanks
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  2.    08 Jan 2017 #2

    j0hnnyblack said: View Post
    is open? thanks
    I don't think so.
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  3.    10 Jan 2017 #3

    ??? what do you mean ? sorry .
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    Windows 10.3 Home 1703 x64 (Home per choice)
       10 Jan 2017 #4

    It could be done via a script, which would run at startup, but it is a bit complicated to do.
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  5.    11 Jan 2017 #5

    It can be achieved by programming, but it is a little dificult and needs professional knowledge to do so.
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  6.    11 Jan 2017 #6

    Hi there

    Coming from an old Mainframe environment this type of stuff is second nature !!!!

    With Windows though it should be easy enough

    Find out what the program is calling --then restrict the privilege level

    This link while for W7is still valid for W10.

    How to Block (or Allow) Certain Applications for Users in Windows

    Cheers
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