The IGEL Windows firmware has the following standard configuration for the two user types:

  • Administrator: CMD can be fully called and executed. Also displayed in the Windows Start menu.
  • User: CMD is not displayed in the start menu. By typing in "CMD" manually, it can be called and brings the following message:

Even changes in the settings of the following parameters do not lead to the desired result:

  • User Interface > Desktop > Users > Hide the run command on start menu
  • User Interface > Start menu > Users > Show run on start menu


If you want to allow/prevent execution of the command prompt (cmd.exe), use the egistry key userinterface.desktop.user1.allowcmdexe:

USER1 = User

USER0 = Administrator