Saturday 28 May 2011

Disabling Display of Drives in My Computer

you can play on your geek friend. To disable the display of local or networked
drives when you click My Computer go to :
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer Now in the
right pane create a new DWORD item and name it NoDrives. Now modify it's value and set it to
3FFFFFF (Hexadecimal) Now press F5 to refresh. When you click on My Computer, no drives will be
shown. To enable display of drives in My Computer, simply delete this DWORD item. It's .reg file is as
follows: REGEDIT4
[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explore r]