• Group policy issues for Windows 7 clients on Windows Server 2003

    I currently have 10 Vista and 15 XP clients on a Windows Server 2003 domain. I want to add a few Windows 7 clients and I'm curious to know if there will be any issues related to the group policy we have on our Windows Server 2003. Thanks.

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  • Adding Windows 7 clients on Windows Server 2003

    Dear experts, I currently have 50 XP clients on a windows server 2003 domain. I want to add a few Windows 7 clients on our Windows Server 2003. Domain is installed successfully on clients but we want to logon (domain user) on clients, they generate a error i.e " The Security database on the server...

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  • 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:
  • How can I prevent a user from installing unwanted software?

    How can I restrict a user from installing any software by making a Group Policy on domain server?

    Windows Security ATE160 pointsBadges:
  • microsoft windows XP Restrict user from changing desktop background?

    Can anyone tell me how to restrict user from changing desktop background while at home PC and not connected in LAN, having broadband internet connection. Please answer in detail and how to do it practically. Thanks in advance.

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  • 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:
  • Group policy setting to enable shadow copies on any drive with a shared folder on Windows Server 2003

    Is there a group policy setting to enable shadow copies on any drive with a shared folder?

    JimmyIT1,725 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:
  • Unlock group policy from PC

    A workstation was removed from domain without turning off group policy. How do I now turn unlock GP locked items.

    Whkissl5 pointsBadges:
  • Disable print in IE group policy

    How I can disable printing for my company users while browsing our intranet? Our clients are XP Pro - Windows Server 2008 - IE ver 7

    Farida5 pointsBadges:
  • Domain group policy to turn off monitors.

    We want to apply a domain group policy that turns off users monitors after 20 minutes. How can I accomplish this?

    ITKE351,865 pointsBadges:
  • View group policy on Windows Server 2008

    How can I see what group policy is being applied to my Windows server 2008?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • Prevent Software Installation on Clients Windows Server 2008

    Can someone tell me how difficult it is to remove Installation rights from a group of users who use workstations on a Windows 2008 network? I've been told that doing so requires one to do a file audit of all files on the workstations to find out which programs need to write to the local disks to...

    Gorgar5 pointsBadges:
  • Blocking USB in Group Policy

    Hi, I would like to block some users from accessing USB in group policy management. Can anyone guide me please? Thanks in advance!

    Cool3045 pointsBadges:
  • How can I block a website in Windows XP using Regedit or Group Policy?

    I’m a network engineer for a financial company. We use XP professional computers in all of our branches and our workgroup uses Cisco routers to connect to the head office. I want to block particular sites, for example: https://thornfruit.com, https://kproxy.com How can I block these sites in...

    Michael Tidmarsh33,120 pointsBadges:
  • How to delete user profiles in Windows 7

    I am trying to determine the best way to delete user profiles on a Windows 7 computer. I work in an educational institution and so there are hundreds of user profiles that get recorded on each computer in the lab before too long. The built-in user profile manager only deletes one user profile at a...

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  • How to properly mass delete user profiles in Windows 7 in a Server 2008 R2 environment

    How do you delete user profiles properly in Windows 7? I need to do this for a school environment, so using the Advanced System Settings Option in Control panel and deleting each profile one at a time for each computer is not an option. Delprof used to work in XP but not in Windows 7. I have tried...

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  • 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:
  • GPO settings for WSUS not applying correctly to 2 machines

    I have 2 servers at work that do not have the correct WSUS settings from the GPO. When I run the RSOP it does show that the GPO has applied correctly, but when I check the settings in the control panel the do not match. However it still doesn't allow me to change it as it says it is controlled by...

    Mattcassell730 pointsBadges:
  • Disabling USB flash drive use via group policy

    Do you know of a way to effectively disable USB flash drives while permitting other USB devices on client computers through a group policy? Our systems administrator has tried a couple of alternatives, but some of them completely disable the USB ports, and others just block some specific types or...

    carlosdl70,190 pointsBadges:

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