Windows 10: Locking down a pc to prevent a child ' hacking' it Solved

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
  1.    09 Oct 2017 #11

    dbrine said: View Post
    My son likes to use the net user command during bootup. I locked his butt down with AD GPO (WIN2K8) but haven't figured out how to prevent or deny the net user command. He is able to change password and activated the Admin account.
    You need to password protect bios so your son cannot boot from an external device, making sure boot order is set so external drives are not top of list.

    I expect he is using the old trick of fooling OS into opening a command prompt by booting from an installation drive, and using sticky keys trick.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    09 Oct 2017 #12

    Thanks for the help
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3. Posts : 38,043
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & current Insider 10 Pro
       09 Oct 2017 #13

    reddwarf4ever said: View Post
    Thanks for the help
    You're welcome. Are you attempting to lock him out totally or harness his account?
      My ComputersSystem Spec

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Related Threads
Remote hacking in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
I believe I am being remotely monitored. My task manager spikes whenever this person uses their computer and I have very odd programs running. I have a dell windows 10 upgraded from 7. Can someone lead me thru steps on how to find it and eliminate...
Right that does it... whoever it is from Microsoft that keeps hacking into my PC and removing YTD video downloader - pack it in!
I have hunted "high and low" for a way to cure jumping cursor curse not only for my zenbook but for any of the current deadly crop of notebooks I found this unix hackery that seems to be 'the ticket' and wondering if any of you smart coders know...
Hey everyone, I am one of the biggest contributors to BleachBit (FOSS rival of CCleaner) and I am trying to hack up a cleaner for Edge. Been looking around some directories for an hour and a half and I stumbled upon the...
Is there anyway to prevent a child's account from making purchases from the Windows Store? I asked the MS Community for help but the only response I received was to "remove the account from the family". If I do this, then they are no longer able...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:10.
Find Us