For up to four weeks now,i have been trying to solve this mess "task manager has been disabled by administator" many a time when i install a fresh copy of window xp, the next day, if i try to access the task manager, the instruction "task manager has been disabled by administrator" will come out. basically i am looking for way to enable the task manager. any one with usefull information should help please for i am desperately in need of help. big up to all daniweb member and a big thank you in advance.
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might be a gpo setting do you log in as admin, or with a admin account.
Check reg setting.
Start, run type regedit
User Key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\
System Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\
Value: 1=Enablethis key, that is DISABLE TaskManager
Value: 0=Disablethis key, that is Don't …
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Quite often, malwares disable Task Manager via registry settings to prevent simple detection and termination of their own processes.
smsmcp gave you the steps to correct those registry settings, a detailed guide to writing new key values and data content.
If you have XP Pro, then click Start, click …
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