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Windows 7 / 2008 connect to VPN at login with Group Policy

I am trying to find a way to have windows 7 VPN clients connect to the VPN server automatically via Group Policy. I tried using a login script but it looks like the scripts are shared from sysvol and ...
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Group Policy - Software Restrictions

I've just set up a new server on a new Domain Controller. I have implemented my Group Policy too. However, I would like to implement a policy to restrict the installation of all software by users and ...
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I want to find a way to visualise security groups and their members

I hope someone can help... I want to find a way to visualise security groups and their members, and be able to show that to users in a simple format for discussion. I have a simple matrix in Excel ...
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can i allow End Users to change the desktop background on Windows Server 2008 r2?

we are currnetly building a system consisting of windows server 2008 r2 (1 of 2 redundnacy) and 2 Win7 workstations. we would like to allow the customer (end users) to change the background at their ...
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group policy in Windows Server 2008 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: group policy in Windows Server 2008 One of our employees changed the users setting in a group policy which effects the login permissions for Administrators users. Each ...
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group policy in Windows Server 2008

One of the employee in the Enterprise changed the users setting in group policy which effects the login permissions for Administrators users. Each time I tried to log in locally this message shown: ...
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can SECEDIT.exe be used to only add 1 group to 1 security policy? example?

I am assuming based on my research for using SECEDIT.exe -- that a template would be added to the exisitng security .SDB file. That this template would be very tiny... only naming the security policy ...
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New Group Policy Objects Include Unwanted Settings

It looks like my server admin tools are adding the following unwanted settings to every GPO I touch. Computer Configuration/Policies/Windows Settings/Security Settings/Local Policies/Security ...
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Manage Windows File Share Permissions with Local Group

Here is my situation: I am a Local Administrator on a plain Windows XP machine. Due to organizational issues, people want to run a Windows file share on this machine. I thought it might be a nifty ...
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Is there a way to refresh computer group membership without rebooting?

I am using Windows Server 2008 R2 and have a windows service running under "network service" account in computer ComputerA. This windows service want to access a share folde (on another computer ...
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Codec Pack that can easily be deployed via group policy

We have a teacher that has a project for doing some basic film editing with windows movie maker. We loaded the avi file onto the computer and Windows is trying to install a codec but can't. I assume I ...
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How do you manage Windows Group Policy for XP, Vista, and Win 7 clients?

DOMAIN = w2k3 DC's only WORKSTATIONS = xp, vista, and now a few Win 7 Enterprise I have the RSAT tools installed on my Windows 7 computer. I can administer Group Policy Management "for the most ...