Sometimes we would find the there are too many pinned program in the taskbar, which may make people hard to find out a exact app icon from them easily. So you may ask whether we can disallow pinning program to taskbar in windows 8? The answer is yes, here we would show you the way to disallow pinning program to taskbar in Windows 8. Just follow my word.
Step 1: Press Windows Key and R key simultaneously to turn on Run dialog, enter gpedit.msc in the empty box and click OK.
Step 2: In the Local Group Policy Editor window, follow the path: User Configuration/Administrative Templates/Start Menu and Taskbar in the left console tree and in the corresponding right panel of the window, find the item called Do not allow pinning programs to Taskbar. Then double click it.
Step 3: In the coming window, just check the checkbox called Enable and click OK.
After the above operations, you have disallowed pinning programs to taskbar in Windows 8.