Wednesday, November 28, 2012 11:38 PMHow do I disable Serial Mouse installation in Windows 7 ?
Friday, November 30, 2012 5:22 AMModerator
For COM port, we can use the following method to disable the auto detection in registry( remember backup your registry):
Add or edit the following registry value:
But this is not only for serial mouse. Meanwhile, you could refer to the following article for a look:
Step-By-Step Guide to Controlling Device Installation Using Group Policy
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- Marked As Answer by Alex ZhaozxMicrosoft Contingent Staff, Moderator Thursday, December 06, 2012 2:17 AM
Thursday, December 06, 2012 1:13 PM
Thanks, I eventually did this
Run - gpedit.msc
computer configuration \ administrative templates \ system \ device installation \ device installation restrictions
prevent installation of devices that match any of these device ID'
Device ID : PNP0501 ( is that correct ID ?)