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How to turn Data Execution Prevention on or off

Especially for users of Logica: How can I turn Data Execution Prevention (DEP) on or off for a program?

Procedure

You must be logged on as an administrator in order to complete this procedure.

  1. Open System Properties by clicking on Start, click Control Panel and then double-click System
  2. Click the Advanced tab and, under Performance, click Settings
  3. Click the Data Execution Prevention tab
  4. In the Turn on DEP for all programs and services except those I select list, do one of the following:

To turn off DEP for a program, select the check box next to the program name and click OK. If the name of the program doesn't appear in the list, click Add, navigate to your Program Files folder, select the program's executable file which will have an .exe file extension, and click OK

or

To turn on DEP for a program, clear the check box next to the program name and then click Apply then OK.

You will be asked to restart your computer in order for the changes to take effect.

 

 

 

 


Entry from: 09.08.2007
This entry is located in category: General Information

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