GPO – Block Download files on Google chrome & IE

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 08:33 am

 

Chrome

Create a new group policy object and add this registry value:
"DownloadRestrictions"
With the desired value data:
3
Under this key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Google\Chrome\
•	0 = No special restrictions
•	1 = Block dangerous downloads
•	2 = Block potentially dangerous downloads
•	3 = Block all downloads

Link it to user OU

Internet Explorer