JSI Tip 3777. How do I prevent users from creating Scheduled Tasks via dragging, moving, or copying?

In tip 3776, we limited the Scheduled Task wizard to only creating tasks for programs on the users Start menu.

To prevent tasks from being created via drag-and-drop, and Cut-and-Paste, Enable the Disable Drag-and-Drop Group Policy at User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Task Scheduler or Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Task Scheduler.

The policy is implemented by setting the DragAndDrop value name, a REG_DWORD data type, to 1 at HKEY_CURRENT_USERS\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Task Scheduler5.0 or HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Task Scheduler5.0.




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