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I am going to program some application that adds an exe file to Startup of user's windows.

I can easily do that, unless if Deep Freeze be installed on the windows, which doesn't allow me to do that.

Okay, I know that I might be able to beat Deep Freeze using a boot disk or something like that, but I want to do that by a program, which runs on windows.

I can't delete Deep Freeze or its DLLs, or change registry keys, because they are likely frozen, and they'll be back after restart.


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Down votes but no answer or comments? – Mostafa Farzán Nov 4 '12 at 15:03
The answer is no there isn't any way other than a boot you control. – Snesticle Nov 4 '12 at 15:07
@MostafaFarzán - How about disable Deep Freeze install your application the enable it again. As for the downvote, this is a localized problem, if you have permission to install the program then you have the ability to disable Deep Freeze. – Ramhound Nov 4 '12 at 15:10
Okay, so I need someways to boot the computer and then I disable it. Thanks, here we go. – Mostafa Farzán Nov 4 '12 at 15:29
If the user installs a program to prevent other programs from adding auto-start entries, then circumventing that program is against the user intend. So it sounds like you want to write malware. – CodesInChaos Nov 4 '12 at 17:24
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Use an external medium to boot as that is the only way. You cannot do this programmatically. As per Wikipedia :

Deep Freeze cannot protect the operating system and hard drive upon which it is installed if the computer is booted from another medium (such as an external hard drive, a USB device, optical media, or network server).

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