Following the previous article (Win10 Deploy – Customizing Start Menu and Forcing it with GPO) you could create a customized layout, force the layout to be applied but, the users could not pin any shortcuts they need.
If you want users to be able to do that, just follow these steps after exporting the xml file:
- Edit the xml file exported
- Located the tag “<DefaultLayoutOverride>”
- Change the tag to the following:
- Save the xml file
And it’s all done.
Now, you’re Start Menu layout has the pinned shortcuts you want (locked) and users are able to add they’re own shortcuts.