• Group Policy for WPA2 on Windows Server 2003/2008

    I have a Windows 2003 SP2 and a Windows 2008 SP2 Domain Controllers. I need to create a GPO for WPA2 Wireless, I have modified the schema for WPA2 support for the 2003 , but if I create the GPO from the 2008 GPMC and go to the GPMC in the Windows 2003 it appears as error in the GPO and, after the...

    ITKE351,865 pointsBadges:
  • Domain Group Policy problem – no shutdown options in workstations

    We recently added another group policy object to a domain with 3 sites so that logon scripts are handled depending on in which site the user logs on due to hotdesking personnel. The problem that seemed to develop from that is that, although the "Shutdown" button is available in all workstations and...

    Jdinteractive5 pointsBadges:
  • I need to redirect ‘C:\Documents and Settings’ to drive D:\

    Windows XP SP3. I worked on a project recently where we had to install pre-imaged machines and do the final tweaking for the End User. What I noticed was, instead of the vulnerable C: drive carrying this critical section of personal data, it had been redirected over to a safe zone of drive...

    Twbeebe60 pointsBadges:
  • Folder Redirection and Offline Files GPO Questions

    Hoping to get some detailed assistance here. I need to implement both folder redirection and offline files GPO's for all of local users in my corporate office. I have both desktop and laptop users. Their files need to be redirected up to their respective "personal" folder or their Z: on the file...

    Davederb5 pointsBadges:
  • GP to prevent domain users from installing any software

    Dear All, I have Windows 2003 domain and some users have local admin rights. I would like to prevent these users from installing any software on their PCs. Thanks and regards, Ziad

    Zsababa5 pointsBadges:
  • How to force screensaver with password in SBS 2008 domain

    Hi I want to force a screesaver after certain time in SBS 2008 domain and should ask for the password after the screensaver. Can any one tell the appropriate GPO setting that would effect all users including administrators in the domain. Thanks

    Sritatineni80 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP SP3 – Wireless Network ERROR:”At least one of your changes was not applied succesfully to your network configuration”

    Hi all. This is the 1st time i ask something here do i hope i did everything right. In the last weeks some of my company's laptop are having some issues with accessing the wifi network. The configuration is uploaded to authorized users by a GPO, but sometimes i get some users complaining they can't...

    tiasicrazy5 pointsBadges:
  • How to add several registry values via VBs using GPO

    Our clients run XP pro and Office 2003 or 2007 and on server 2003 domain. We have a macro enabled document that pulls the user name from the registry and applies it to the bottom of that document, similar to a signature. The script below pulls the user name from AD and sets it in the registry in...

    swinehart68031,050 pointsBadges:
  • How to apply group policy to a local security group.

    I want to use Local Group Policy Editor to apply group policy to a specific custom security group created using local users and groups snapin for MMC. Is this possible and if so how? If not, than what is the purpose of being to add local security groups. Custom groups do not appear to show up in...

    Falerin5 pointsBadges:
  • Some GPOs not applied

    Simply stated, the GPOs that are not being applied show revision of AD (0), Sysvol (0). All that are applied have numbers. Therefore I believe this is the problem. Any solutions to fixing this revision issue?

    Ittechbank15 pointsBadges:
  • GPO Settings: Concatenate the ‘List of disallowed applications’ from different GPOs

    Hello.(This post is a bit of a mind teaser...)The task:My company's Board wishes to forbid the use of a list of programs, but maintain an exception plan.[ i.e. forbid the use of skype.exe, dropbox.exe, googledrivesync.exe, etc.... for everyone except that John (member of the AllowSkype Group) can...

    ruicostume5 pointsBadges:
  • Disable saving files locally but okay to save into USB

    Not sure if this apply to registry or GPO or to both but I would like to lock anyone from saving file/s locally but okay to save file/s to USB external storage. Thanks

    Scvlibrarian5 pointsBadges:
  • Map Network Drive via GPO

    I am trying to map a network drive on all clients via GPO. This batch-file is used: [strong]net use s: /delete /yes net use s: \\192.168.12.12S21 [/strong] This network drive needs another login as windows needs. There is no possibility to connect this server to the Active Directory. Additionly, it...

    Hofmann40 pointsBadges:
  • Add LDAP Address List to Outlook – GPO/Regedit?

    Hi guys, We want to add an LDAP Address List to Outlook 2010 - we can successfully do this to individual Outlook clients, but how is this possible via GPO/Regedit? Thanks

    RanzKilla20 pointsBadges:
  • Removing preview pane in Outlook 2007 through GPO

    Is there anyway of removing permanently the auto preview pane in Outlook 2007 using a GPO? I believe this option existed in OL2003. I need to have this change through GPO so that users can't set it up again.

    Fsk00715 pointsBadges:
  • Start Menu content

    I need to prevent The Disk Cleanup Tool from displaying in the Start menu for one specific identity on our network, but this identity has no access to the Control Panel - so I am unsure of the best way to remove/prevent this from appearing in Start menus. I'm thinking that a registry fix would...

    AndreaF8,065 pointsBadges:
  • Software Upgrade across network

    I am new in my position and althoguh I have project management experience, I have never managed a software upgrade.  What are the typical steps?  Does anyone have a workplan they would be willing to share? Thanks SusieD

    Susied5 pointsBadges:
  • Group policy for Active Directory and Windows XP

    We have about 3-400 mobile laptop users that never work on the compagny network. OS is windows xp. Is there any way to control these computers settings and contents in a way that mimics AD GPO functionality. Thinking host/client-agent solution or something

    I486dx26670 pointsBadges:
  • Windows 7 limiting bandwidth for offline files

    How can i linit the bandwidth of the background sync of offline files so it doesnt slow down my wan. I have looked at the GPO but dont see a way to limit bandwidth. Thanks

    JimmyIT1,725 pointsBadges:
  • Restrict web content in SBS 2008 domain

    SBS 2008 domain, Need my users to not be able to get to certain websites , based on contents. do not want to specify each website , If this can be achieved via a GPO , I will be very happy.

    Rajatkondal740 pointsBadges:

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