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I am using a Windows 7 and I want to Disable some Services, How can I do this?

  • For my machine only?
  • For some machines inside the Active Directory I can control?
  • For all machines inside the Active Directory I can control?

Some of the services I would like to disable are:

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  • Block it from what? You want to prevent it from running? Prevent it from accessing the network? – schroeder May 25 '15 at 3:20
  • Block it? You mean disabling it right?? – Ulkoma May 25 '15 at 10:26
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If it's a computer (or group of computers) managed by Active Directory you can do this with Group Policy.

The settings is under Computer Configuration > Policies > Windows Settings > Security Settings > System Services.

Block Service

If it's just on one computer you can just disable the service (Start > Run > Services.mmc) and change the Startup Type to Disabled.

  • It doesn't just have to be on the network . I use GPO to enforce settings on my local machine for children. – KingJohnno May 25 '15 at 13:33

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