Remove Add/Remove Programs

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This guide will help you remove the Add/Remove Programs option from the Control Panel. This is not a fool proof method, but deters most users from accessing this list.
1. Start Registry Editor (Start > Run > ―regedit‖)
2. Disable Current User: In the left panel, navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windo ws\CurrentVersion\Policies\Uninstall
3. Disable All Users: In the left panel, navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Wind ows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Uninstall
4. Create a new DWORD value named NoAddRemovePrograms
5. Set the value to 1 to disable Add/Remove Programs
6. Set the value to 0 to re-enable Add/Remove Programs
7. In order for this to take effect, you may need to restart your system.

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