Sunday, 23 February 2014

Remove “Security” Tab from Files and Folders | windows 8

Simple Registry tweak which will allow you to disable "Security" tab in files and folders properties windows 

Remove "Security" tab from files and folders properties window, just check out following simple steps:

1. Type regedit in RUN dialog box and press Enter. It'll open Registry Editor.

2. Now go to following key:


3. In right-side pane, create a new DWORD NoSecurityTab and set its value to 1

That's it. It'll immediately remove "Security" tab from all files and folders properties window. If it doesn't remove the tab, you can log off, restart your system or end task of Explorer.

4. In future whenever you want to re-enable "Security" tab, simply change the value of NoSecurityTab to 0 or delete the DWORD.

This method will work in all Windows versions such as Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, 8 and 8.1.

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