How to enable Task Manager? If it’s greyed out.

A Rare problem found in Windows where Task Manager greyed out and could not enable it even in Administrator mode.

How to fix greyed out Task managerΒ  problem?

Enabling Task manager
Go to Start > Run and type ‘regedit’

You will then have a menu on the left-hand side of the menu. Select HKEY_CURRENT_USER > SOFTWARE > MICROSOFT > WINDOWS > POLICIES > SYSTEM

From there you should have the option to enable Task Manager by double-clicking on DisableTaskMgr and changing the ‘Value Data’ field from 1 to 0.

enable Task Manager if greyed out

You should now be able to see Task Manager by right-clicking on your Task Bar

enable Task Manager greyed out

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