Group Policy: Management, Troubleshooting, and Security: For Windows Vista, Windows 2003, Windows XP, and Windows 2000

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John Wiley & Sons, Apr 9, 2007 - Business & Economics - 786 pages
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Presenting a fully updated resource for Windows Vista that shows you how best to use Group Policy in order to take full advantage of Active Directory and create a managed desktop environment. You'll learn details about the GPMC, Group Policy troubleshooting techniques, and configuring Group Policy to create a resilient desktop environment. You'll also discover how to create and manage ADMX files and leverage the Group Policy Central Store as well as deploy Office 2007, Office 2003, and more using Group Policy Software Installation.
 

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Contents

Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
8
Understanding Local Group Policy
9
Introduction xxvn Chapter 1 Group Policy Essentials
10
Group Policy Active Directory and the GPMC
22
Using the GPMC in Active Directory
30
Objects Container
36
Group Policy Objects
51
Computers OU
57
Troubleshooting Group Policy
175
ADM and ADMX Template Management
267
Implementing Security with Group Policy
309
Windows Vista Security Enhancements with Group Policy
381
Scripting GPMC Operations
433
Local Roaming and Mandatory
469
Redirected Folders Offline Files and Disk Quotas
527
Software Deployment via Group Policy
621

Final Thoughts 265
62
Managing Group Policy with the GPMC
65
Group Policy Objects
71
Advanced Security and Delegation with the GPMC
83
Group Policy Processing Behavior
119
Deploying Printers Shadow Copies and Using Windows Deployment Services
697
Appendix A Group Policy Tools
741
Index
761
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About the author (2007)

Jeremy Moskowitz, founder of Moskowitz, inc. (www.moskowitz-inc.com), is an MCSE, MCSA and one of only six Microsoft MVPs (Most Valued Professionals) in Group Policy. He has performed Active Directory, Group Policy and Windows management consulting for some of the nation's largest organizations. Jeremy teaches his very popular Group Policy Intensive Training and Workshop classes and runs GPanswers.com, a community portal to help answer tough Group Policy questions. Jeremy frequently contributes to Windows IT Pro Magazine, REDMOND Magazine, and Microsoft Technet Magazine, and he has been a noted speaker at many industry conferences.

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