Sometimes you have to share you PC or Laptop with others in family or outsiders. Especially when you are sharing your computer with children, then you want that you children not able to access some applications. Today I will show you a free application that let you quickly restrict specific windows program from running. Ask admin is the very nice solution for this task. Because it is very easy to use and you can quickly restrict any windows application.You just have to add the location for a program you want to restrict once done selected app will stop working and won’t show any error after running app.
Block or Restrict A program in Windows 8, 7 and XP
- Just download AskAdmin from there website, it a small and portable application you need not have to install in your computer. Simply download and run the AskAdmin.exe file.
- To block a program simply Drag and drop shortcut file of the program you want to block in software window. OR click Add Icon and browse the program location to Add file. Now when someone click ICON of the program you have blocked nothing will happen and program not work.
- In case program blocking in not working for you then click on Reload Explorer ICON.
- If you done and want to unblock the program then click Delete ICON to remove the program from blocking list.
I have tested AskAdmin in Windows 7 and Windows 8 in both OS it worked perfectly. It has password protect option which is not available in free version of the application, All in all, an application is very small and handy to use. Since the application is portable you can carry it in your USB.