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Published on 06.02.09 by Brent Trahan

Disable Digital Locker

Learn how to disable Digital Locker in Windows 7.

Digital Locker is a dedicated download manager associated with Windows Marketplace and a feature of Windows that can be used to manage and download products acquired and stored in the user’s Windows Marketplace Digital Locker.

If you enable this setting, Digital Locker will not run.

If you disable or do not configure this setting, Digital Locker can be run.

Do Not Allow Digital Locker to Run

  1. Type gpedit.msc in the Start menu’s search box and then press Enter.

    Note: This guide shows you how to make changes to Windows 7 using Group Policy. Group Policy is not available in Home versions of Windows 7.

  2. Navigate to User Configuration, Administrative Templates, Windows Components, and then select Digital Locker in the left column of the Group Policy editor.


  3. Double-click Do not allow Digital Locker to run in the Settings section of the Group Policy editor.
  4. Select Enable and then click OK to save the changes.


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