Prevent the user from running the Backup Status and Configuration program

This setting lets you prevent users from running the Backup Status and Configuration program, which links to the file backup, file restore, and Complete PC Backup applications, and shows backup status.

If you enable this policy setting, users cannot start the Backup Status and Configuration program.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, users can start the Backup Status and Configuration program.

Supported on: Windows Vista only
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Backup\Client
Value NameDisableBackupLauncher
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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