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Group Policy – Starter Gpos

Posted by chrisbeams on May 26, 2009

These look interesting , basically you can create baseline GPOs. They can only include Administrative Templates (as shown below) settings and also create a new folder in SYSVOL. Going to have a play and the following article looks good: Link

GPMC Location:

Starter GPO - GPMC

SYSVOL Location:

Starter GPO - SYSVOL

GPO Settings:

Starter GPO Admin Templates

Starter GPO Admin Templates

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Group Policy – Windows 2008 Group Policy Spreadsheet

Posted by chrisbeams on May 10, 2009

 released a little while ago the Windows 2008 Group Policy Spreadsheet, this contains all the information you require about all the GPOS availabled under 2008:

 http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=2043b94e-66cd-4b91-9e0f-68363245c495&displaylang=en

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Group Policy – Find All OUs with Block Inheritence Enabled

Posted by chrisbeams on May 10, 2009

 There is an attribute on every OU that has group policy linked to it called:

gPOptions

If this equals 0 then block inheritence is off

If this equals 1 then block inheritence is on

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