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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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2answers
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When to change a workstation name [closed]

I'm discussing with my coworkers when it is appropriate to change a computer name in Active Directory. Our current naming structure is along the lines of . As computers are rebuilt they are either ...
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1answer
436 views

Active Directory theme policies

I'm currently managing a terminal server in a domain. As the TS-service just got installed, previous users (I logged in with every user once to test it and set up a few things) use the default windows ...
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1answer
319 views

Group Policy Drive Mapping

How do I get to the screen which allows me to set drive mappings for Active Directory Group Policy?
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12answers
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Active Directory: delete vs. disable departed employees

When an employee leaves your organization, do you delete or disable their Active Directory account? Our SOP is to disable, export/purge the Exchange mailbox, and then after "some time" has elapsed ...
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4answers
847 views

How to apply a policy at the ou level on Windows 2003

OK, so I am going to level, I am a software engineer trying to do the work of a System Admin. I asked a question about overriding password policies and got an answer that sounded right, but that I ...
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1answer
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How to Disable the Password Policy for Local Users on Windows 2003

I have one Windows Server 2003 VM that I need to disable the Password Complexity policy for Local users on. I still want the Active Directory users to use the domain Password Complexity Policy. Is ...