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7. Group Policy

Stacy Simpkins

(1)Brandon, Florida, USA

In previous chapters, you modified your hosts file, turned off the firewall on member servers, created a domain controller, created a domain in the process, created member servers of that domain, configured Active Directory, created some OUs, created a security group, changed the domain admin account, and created a DNS reverse lookup zone and a few DNS records.

In this chapter, you’ll create a group policy object that will be linked to the OU where the SharePoint servers reside. You’re also going to create another GPO for the SQL server.

However, before we get started with creating theses GPOs, ...

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