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"Fast link detected" warning in GP management console

TLDR: You can ignore the warning. For those of you considering disabling the fast link (Fast Logon), read on as there are reasons for leaving it in place as well as disabling it. You should not ...
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AD GPO with user settings only applied when explicitly moving user to OU

What you're describing is precisely what and how GPOs are supposed to work out of the box. User settings apply to user accounts in the OU/path where the GPO is linked. Computer settings apply to ...
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Can an AD Object with deny all permissions for Authenticated Users be recovered?

Is there a way to recover this object by maybe rectifying the permissions? From what I know, the standard Windows process also works for AD objects: As a Domain Admin, take ownership of the object. ...
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Active directory 1355 0x54b ERROR_NO_SUCH_DOMAIN

I fixed this by disabling IPv6 on the clients. Go figure.
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Can an AD Object with deny all permissions for Authenticated Users be recovered?

Not really suggesting this, but I think it will work. If you created a new Domain Administrator and jumped through the hoops to ensure it could be created without a password (potentially a lot of ...
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my "Restricted Groups" GPO which add "Domain Users" to "Remote Desktop Users Group" doesn't apply to the local group

As Greg Askew said in a comment, your policy is wrong. You should configure the policy to act on the "Remote Desktop Users" group and add "DOMAINNAME\Domain Users" to it as a ...
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How to manage hundreds of users (and customized profiles) on individual Windows 7 machines?

click Control Panel, click User Accounts and Family Safety, and then click User Accounts. Click Manage another account. If you're prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the ...
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How do you rebuild a Windows 7 user profile on a PC joined to an Active Directory domain and why would you want to do this?

I worked over a hundred hours a week as a lawyer on multi-billion dollar mergers and acquisitions. One day, I broke down in the kitchen and started sobbing. My problem: I was making six-figures but I ...
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Configure monitor orientation through GPO?

The below will search the key and all sub-keys for the value Rotation, then update all values in that key with the value of 2 (portrait mode). Reboot, and the screen should be in portrait mode. You ...
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AD / SYSVOL Version Mismatch on Local Admin Policy (Restricted Group settings)

--SOLVED-- After a week of research and headaches, I identified the problem and fixed it. The problem was in DFSR Replication between PDC and ADC. A log with event ID 4012 was found in the DFS ...
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Self signed certificate for Ubuntu in Active Directory Windows clients

Do set up a public key infrastructure (PKI) properly, have an offline root separate from the online issuing server. AD Certificate Services is one implementation, mentioning it specifically because ...
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Using Exchange 2013 with Samba as DC

It is possible with using SambaBox 5.0.
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windows security log - failure reason startswith %%

The %% strings are indicators that a string should be substituted at this point. The substitutions are done by the UI when the event is interpreted for display. The string numbers themselves are not ...
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Can I add multiple users in the Managedby attribute in active directory?

At the end I had every department to decide who is the single manager. Since the tool I am using allows for inheritance of roles I can satisfy most of the cases successfully and for each person on the ...
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Entra joined device seamless SSO not working for on premise web app configured for Windows authentication on https

While Entra ID does provide Seamless SSO to get access to on-premise resources (as long as there is a line of sight to the domain controller from the connecting PC), there are a few configuration ...
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