Disable commands

This policy setting allows you to disable specific command bar buttons and menu items in the 2007 versions of the specified applications.

If you enable this policy setting you can disable specific command bar buttons and menu items in the user interface for the selected application. The predefined list of command bar buttons and menu items you can disable becomes available to you when you enable this policy setting.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, the predefined list of command bar buttons and menu items are enabled for the application.

Supported on: At least Windows Vista
Disable Policy:
Registry HiveRegistry PathValue NameValue TypeValue
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxesWebOptionsREG_DWORD
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxesGeneralOptionsREG_DWORD
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxesFileOpenSearchTheWebREG_DWORD

Office Button | Word Options | Customize | All Commands | Save As Web Page
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameFileSaveAsWebPage
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value3823
False Value0
Office Button | Word Options | Customize | All Commands | Web Page Preview
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameFileWebPagePreview
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value3655
False Value0
Office Button | Send | Email
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameSendToMailRecipient
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value2188
False Value0
Insert | Links | Hyperlink
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameInsertHyperlink
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value1576
False Value0
Review | Protect | Protect Document
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameFlyoutAnchorProtectDocumentMenu
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value16129
False Value0
View | Macros | Macros
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameToolsMacro
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value16106
False Value0
Developer | Code | Macros
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameToolsMacroMacros
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value186
False Value0
Developer | Code | Record Macro
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameToolsMacroRecord
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value2780
False Value0
Developer | Code | Macro Security
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameToolsMacroSecurity
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value3627
False Value0
Developer | Code | Visual Basic
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameToolsMacroVBE
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value1695
False Value0
Developer | Templates | Document Template
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameToolsTemplateAddins
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value751
False Value0
Office Button | Word Options | Customize | All Commands | Document Location
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\DisabledCmdBarItemsCheckBoxes
Value NameWebAddress
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value0
True Value1740
False Value0

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