Disable access to the Users system icon (For Current User in Win 98/Me).

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You can customize the display of the Control Panel applets. With this setting you can disable the access to the Users system icon from the current applets group.
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Description:
Control panel is a repository of various applets/administrative tools that can be used to configure the windows, applications, and services environment. If you go to start > settings menu and select control panel, windows will open the control panel window. This setting can disable the access to the users system icon from the current applets list displayed in the control panel. Users specifies the actions a user can do in windows. It permits to add users to your computer and assign rights and privileges to them. For this, go to start > run menu, enter regedit and navigate to the registry path listed below. If the subkey \system does not exist, create it as explained below. Then, create a dword value noprofilepage in the right panel. Now, right-click and modify its value to 1 which can disable the users system icon in control panel. However, if you want to enable the icon back, change the value data to 0 or delete the added value. The changes take effect after a restart or logoff. When editing the registry it is highly recommended to run a quick scan for optimization, you can test your system now for free.




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First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".
Second, go to <b>[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\] </b> and create a new key as "System".
Create a new DWORD value as "NoProfilePage".
Right Click on "NoProfilePage" and select 'Modify'.
Finally, set the value data as "1" and click 'OK'.


Registry Entries

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  • Path: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\]
  • Location: Current User
  • Value Name: System
  • Data Type: Key
  • Action Type: Add an Entry
  • Path: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\]
  • Location: Current User
  • Value Name: NoProfilePage
  • Data Type: DWORD (DWORD Value)
  • Enabled Value: 1
  • Disabled Value: 0
  • Action Type: Add an Entry


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