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Deploying Printers via GPO/GPP - is there a programmatic option?

For reasons beyond my control, I've been tasked with setting up GPO/GPPs to deploy our 100+ printers to our 1000+ clients. The good news is that we have over a dozen sites, and for the most part, I'm ...
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Can I ignore a GPO from another GPO?

I have 10 users and 10 computers and 5 printers. 9 of the computers are workstations and the 10th is our accounting server. Each user has a unique set of network drive mappings and printer mappings. ...
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Is there a rule of thumb for when Group Policy GPO edits will require 1 or 2 restarts?

I've noticed that GPO edits sometimes require 0, 1, 2 and even 3 restarts. In all of these cases I made the policy change in the LAN domain controller and then forced replication to all servers. ...
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How to use a tab character within a GPP registry item?

I am in the process of packaging an some software settings for deployment with a GPP. I need to include a few tab characters within string and eventually multi string values. When I paste tabs into ...
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Changing World Wide Web Services (HTTP Traffic-In) via Group Policy

I am working on designing some group policy elements for our servers. Without getting into a debate about pros or cons of group policy, I was curious if the following could be performed. I would like ...