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Missing task manager RRS feed

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  • When I press Ctrl +  Shift + Esc to enter the task manager it does not open the task manager window. I miss the  taskmgr.exe  file from that path HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\

    What should I do?

    Wednesday, August 6, 2014 8:17 PM

Answers


  • is there any error message "Task Manager has been disable by your administrator" , maybe this caused by virus, but we can do it manually after make sure PC no viruses
    Method 1 :
     - Click Start,

     - Run

     - type :
     REG add HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPolicies System /v DisableTaskMgr /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

    Method 2 :
     download and run this REG fix and double-click it.
    http://windowsxp.mvps.org/reg/EnableTM.reg

    Method 3 :
     - Click Start

     - Run

     - type Regedit.exe
     - find :

     HKEY_CURRENT_USER Software Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Policies System

     - at the right panel, delete value DisableTaskMgr
     - Close Regedit.exe

    Method 4:
     using Group Policy Editor - for Windows XP Professional (maybe worked with Windows 7)

     - Click Start

     - Run

     - type gpedit.msc and click OK.

     Find : User Configuration / Administrative Templates / System / Ctrl+Alt+Delete Options / Remove Task Manager

     - Double-click Remove Task Manager

     - Set the policy to Not Configured

    • Edited by britishdhez Thursday, August 7, 2014 2:36 AM
    • Marked as answer by Michael_LS Tuesday, August 19, 2014 12:06 PM
    Thursday, August 7, 2014 2:36 AM