Sometimes, we don't want anyone run a specific program. Sometimes, we can not stop running a specific exe file even we kill it by task manager because some viruses can auto re-start running. If we can disable reading the exe file, we can prevent running it.
Is there a program that can disallow accessing to an exe in windows Gilisoft File Lock does exactly that, and it does it easily and well. Just start protecting your files, folders and disk drives with File Locker, please download the File Lock software via button below:
The following steps will tell us how to use Gilisoft File Lock to block an exe file from running.
Please refer to the screenshot below with Arabic numerals step by step, and there are detailed instructions below the screenshot
The easiest way to lock an exe file is right-click on the exe file that you want to block and select "GiliSoft File Lock"-->"Lock (Deny read+write+run)". then the selected exe file will be blocked from running. You can refer to the picture below: