How to remove Shutdown from Start Menu via GPO

How to remove Shutdown from Start Menu via GPO in Windows Server 2012 R2

In this post, we will learn the steps to remove shutdown from start menu. In addition to that we’ll also remove the options like restart, sleep and hibernate options from the start menu on all client computers. Many organizations want to restrict their users from performing the commands like shutdown, restart, sleep and hibernate on computers. This can easily be achieved by using group policy objects. So, the only option which a user can perform is Log off once polices are deployed.

We have assumed a scenario in which, an organization wants to disable the power options for the users in a Sales department.

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