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I would like to create a GPO or use some other mechanism to force all Office documents created in our enterprise to have a default AD RMS policy, unless the user manually assigns one to the document.

I can't seem to find any documentation to that end, so any pointers would be appreciated.

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Have you seen this link? It looks like what you're asking for, but I'm not sure on account of you saying you couldn't find any documentation...… – HopelessN00b Jun 28 '12 at 15:44
That refers to specifying the path of where the various templates are located. I've got that covered through group policy. I would like to enforce the protection of a file on creation or save, if a specific protection has not been specified. – Steven Murawski Jun 28 '12 at 15:50
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I could not find any other solution, so I wrote a custom add-in that applies a policy if one does not exist on any opened or saved documents.

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Would you be willing to post the code for that add-in at all? I think that would be very useful for others having the same problem. – MDMarra Jun 28 '12 at 19:40
Let me guess it happens to use PowerShell? – Jacob Jun 28 '12 at 19:51
MDMarra - It's pretty basic, but I will likely blog it this weekend. – Steven Murawski Jun 28 '12 at 20:33
Jacob - No, it doesn't. ;) It's C#. – Steven Murawski Jun 28 '12 at 20:33

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