• 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...

    carlosdl70,220 pointsBadges:
  • Run as Administrator Problem

    Hello all!! Question I have a windows server 2008 r2 domain with windows 7 clients Im wanting to disable the UAC module on clients as we have enough protection with sophos firewall within our LEA i have followed some online instrcutions to disable uac using GPO here...

    Philcrox160 pointsBadges:
  • Logon/Logoff script setup as group policy not running – Server 2008

    I have written two scripts to create a log of when a user log ons and off the network. I have tested the scripts by double clicking on them and they work fine and I am able to get them to run on a local machine by setting them to run at logon/logoff by using the local group policy editor. My issue...

    MrRellim25 pointsBadges:
  • Exchange User Password Expiry

    We have GP with 7 days password expiry. How can this be implemented on a travelling domain user specially for his Outlook password to expire (Exchange 2010). The password should expire and he should not be able to fetch emails from exchange server until he changes his password. Is it possible? If...

    Skhanna10105 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:
  • defrag through group policy

    Is there a way to set network computers to defrag at a specified time through group policy?

    Calen15 pointsBadges:
  • Cleaning space and defragmentation of drives,server 2003

    i m handling multiple clients approx 40 domains, i want such script or group policy or tool that can delete cookies in every profile on every system,temp files in every profile on every system and disk cleanup and defragmentation automatically and without user interaction. i have to do manually on...

    Pawan12345115 pointsBadges:
  • Group Policy to disable portable storage devices

    Hi, I have one question here. Can Ad group policy disable auto reading for external drive for example tumb drive, protable HDD? Please advice. Thanks

    Mfedli5 pointsBadges:
  • How to set Group Policy Settings in Workgroup environment using Windows XP

    We have around 30 PCs in workgroup environment. Operating System is Windows XP. We want to set up Group Policy on all the system for setting up common wallpapers, profile settings, security etc. How can we setup group policy in Workgroup PCs having Operating System as Windows XP? Do we have to...

    Sunilhotwani5 pointsBadges:
  • Sleep Button Action Setting

    Hi there   I work as a IT Tech within a school environment, im running windows server 2008 r2 with windows 7 proffesional clients unfortunitly our keyboards in school have the dreaded "sleep" button on them to put the machine to sleep. which is annoying i have checked on the physical machine i can...

    Philcrox160 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP SP3 alerts for low hard disk space

    How can I set up counters or monitors on Windows XP SP3 machines to alert me to low hard disk space, high memory or processor consumption? Can I do it using Group Policy on AD?

    ITKE352,430 pointsBadges:
  • Malware turned system restore off through group policy

    system restore turned off thru grouppolicy...  help  spy ware bug  and cant remove    antimalware doctor

    GMan15 pointsBadges:
  • How can I setup 2008 AD password complexity in Active Directory?

    Where can I configure password complexity settings using group policy on a 2008 active directory network?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • How to deploy printers using Windows Server 2008 Group Policy Preferences

    I am working in a Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 Professional environment. I am trying to deploy printers using group policy preferences. I have setup two OU's. One is for students and one is for staff. As the group policy settings are different for each group, it was necessary to create two...

    Skenny175 pointsBadges:
  • Turning on remote desktop via group policy remotely

    Can you turn on remote desktop via group policy or any other method remotely on Windows 7?

    Troubleshooter24755 pointsBadges:
  • Website Blocking on Windows 7

    Dear Sir/Mam We have 40 PC and some laptop, we want to block some specified website. The all system are connected with two switch in workgroup computer, Conection Type: Broadband ADSL2+ is directly conected toswitch and conection is shared to all PC. in windows Xp/Win 7 OS.

  • Adding Windows Firewall rule to Active Directory 2003

    We need to add a Windows Firewall rule to all AD 2003 machines. How can we set that up via group policy? Where is the setting?

    ITKE352,430 pointsBadges:
  • Blocking access to network neighborhood on Windows XP SP3

    Can we block access to network neighborhood on Windows XP SP3 using a group policy? Will this block network shares already mapped as mapped drives?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:

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