RE: USB Drives



maged
07-10-2005, 01:52 AM
"Peter" wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Try this way:
>
> Go to Control Panel/Administrative Tools/Local Security Policy
> In the left pane, double click the Local Policy Folder, click Security Options
> In the right pane, Select Devices: Allowed to format and eject removable
> media,
> under the security setting, right click on the Administrators, click
> Properties, select Adminstrator and Power Users, click Apply and OK.
> Reboot the PC and check to ensure it works.
>
> BTW, take care as any one can now just plug in the USB drive and download
> data files. It is a security leakage.
>
> Peter
>
>
>
> "Mike Basinger" wrote:
>
> > I want Users (or people listed as Power Users) to be able to
> > install/use USB drives.
> >
> > Mike
> >
> > On Wed, 23 Mar 2005 11:17:01 -0800, senthil kumar wrote:
> >
> >
> > > hi ,
> > >
> > > it seems that you dont want usb storage/pen drives to be used in your
> > > system
> > >
> > > here is the solution
> > >
> > > open c:\windows\inf
> > >
> > > search for usbstor.inf and usbstor.pnf
> > >
> > > right click each file and select the security tab and deny access to all
> > > other than administrator
> > >
> > > hope this solves your problem
> > > regards
> > > senthil
> >


RE: USB Drives