You get that same basic effect when you use the internal Guest account. You can use Group Policy and just set the local policy on each work station if you don't have a domain. If you use the Enterprise version of Win7 then you can use App Locker which will offer even more control over what apps can be used and can be managed by domain or local policy.
Michael Vining, SB IT Support
South Burlington School District
South Burlington, Vermont 05403
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From: School Information Technology Discussion [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Melissa Hayden-Raley
Sent: Monday, October 21, 2013 11:19 AM
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Subject: Re: Windows Management (Protection) Software….
Windows Steady State is free but was discontinued when Windows 7 came around.
You can also get the effects of Group Policy using Local System Policy, but you have to recreate it on each machine.
School Information Technology Discussion <[log in to unmask]> writes:
>Thanks, Will. I would use Active Directory if we had more than this one
>lab. I've seen Deep Freeze in action and that is a possibility. What
>other options do people use just to manage the basics like blocking
>certain areas of Windows preferences?
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