Display a custom message when installation is prevented by a policy setting

This policy setting allows you to display a custom message to users in a notification when a device installation is attempted and a policy setting prevents the installation.

If you enable this policy setting, Windows displays the text you type in the Detail Text box when a policy setting prevents device installation.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, Windows displays a default message when a policy setting prevents device installation.


Supported on: At least Windows Vista

Enter the text you wish users to see (Max 128 chars)

Detail Text

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\DeviceInstall\Restrictions\DeniedPolicy
Value NameDetailText
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default Value

deviceinstallation.admx

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