New Policy Available to Hide Go To on Tools Menu in Windows NT Explorer

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SYMPTOMS
Once you remove drives from Windows NT Explorer using the NoDrives registryentry through a system policy or the TweakUI utility, you can still jump tothe drives by clicking Go To on the Tools menu in Windows NT Explorer.
CAUSE
This problem occurs because a policy for this dialog was not created whenthe Windows NT system policies were first defined.
RESOLUTION
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack

After you apply the hotfix, the new System Policy is called"Remove Tools->Goto Menu from Explorer" in the category "Windows NTShell\Restrictions for Users and Groups".
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 4.
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Article ID: 154694 - Last Review: 10/01/2013 02:48:44 - Revision: 2.2

  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
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