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Apply GPO to user AD group when using computers in a certain OU

We have a logon-script that copies a number of remoteapp.rdp-files to some users desktops. However these users sometimes also has to connect directly to our terminal server through a remote desktop ...
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3answers
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GPO: Run powershell logon script after explorer.exe has been loaded

I know there is the GPO setting "Computer Configuration => Admin. Templates => System => Scripts => Run logon scripts synchronously". This however ensures that logon scripts run before windows ...
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Do logon scripts run concurrently or consecutively?

Do Logon Scripts set via Group Policy (User Configuration\Windows Settings\Scripts (Logon/Logoff)) run concurrently or one after the other? The reason I ask is because I'm unsure whether it would be ...
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1answer
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Win 2008 Group Policy : Does Drive Maps (GPP) run before Logon Script setting? Both user configs are set within same policy [duplicate]

I'm on Win 2008 R2 DC with XP and Win7 desktops. On one of User GPOs, there is Drive Maps and Logon Script configured. Drive Maps are under GPP, and Logon Script is under user config. Both user ...
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Windows Server 2008 GPO for Logon Scripts

I want to change my GPO to have the User logon script point to a different path other than the default NETLOGON share. I would like to put the script on one of my file server shares with the users ...
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Windows logoff script to modify registry under HKCU

I'm trying to modify registry entries within HKCU at logoff. The corresponding script works okay when invoked manually. I was afraid there might be issues with a loopback policy kicking in, but ...
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When mapping Shares and Printers — GPO or Logon Scripts?

I'd like to get everyone's opinion on whether it's better to use GPO or Logon Scripts when mapping shares and printers. From my understanding, please let me know if I'm wrong, GPO seems like a ...
2
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0answers
407 views

Logon script does not run for all users

We have a standalone common-use workstation running Windows XP Pro SP3 and have created a script using Javascript (scriptname.js) that is to be run for each user. The file was added as a user logon ...
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1answer
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GPO logon script needs admin privledges

I'm using a logon batch script to copy some dll files into the c:\windows\system32 folder and register them with the regsrv32 command. However, both actions fail. I'm applying the script here: user ...
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2answers
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Logon/Logoff scripts running when disconnected from domain controller

I have a windows 7 system that is part of a domain. When it is unable to access the domain controller, will it still run logon scripts? Right now, we have a local script that is launched from the run ...
2
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3answers
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Can I prevent logon scripts in one GPO from executing before those in the parent GPO finish?

According to this article, group policy is processed in descending order through the organization (ie start at forest, then domain, ou, etc). I have one GPO linked to the domain which runs a startup ...
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Getting Windows 7 to run Scripts from Other Shares then NETLOGON

I have several Windows Server 2003 Environments I administer. These are separate disparate domains with their own structures and policies. I generalize as much as possible when I administer these ...
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2answers
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Can you create multiple separate Active Directory GPO Logon Scripts?

In my active directory I currently have a GPO on the domain object that contains a logon script. I want to create a new group that I can add users to and have it run an additional / different logon ...
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1answer
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Remotely Remove firewall thats blocking RPC

Here's one for you. A while ago one of our big clients bought and partially rolled out an integrated connectivity package provided by a large UK mobile provider. The software includes a firewall ...
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1answer
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GPO user script on Win7 doesn't seem to get executed

We recently implemented outlook signature distribution software that requires a script to be run, but because this script has a password in plaintext I decided to convert the script to a .exe file ...
0
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2answers
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How do I get detailed information about what happens during logon

Due to my IT department leaving I am now responsible for all our IT systems. I now have several problems to get my head around and fix. I run Active Directory on windows server 2003 and use group ...
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1answer
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Logon scripts from linux to linux

I have some linux desktop boxes and I would like to launch different logon scripts depending on which user logs to each computer. I would like to manage it from a centralized place, like windows gpo ...
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Change Location of Mapped Drive using VBScript at Logon

I have a script, applied by group policy, that runs at user logon to remove specific mapped drives if they exist and then remaps them. Here's an example of the script: Option Explicit Dim ...