Group Policies

The pieces and parts of group policy are composed of several components. This section focuses on identifying the key components and how they work together for a basic understanding of group policy.

Group Policy Editor

The Group Policy Editor (GPE) is a MMC snap-in that provides you with the capability to add, modify, and delete components of the Group Policy Object (GPO). Figure 9.1 is a view of a GPO that is discussed in this chapter.

Figure 9.1. MMC view of a sample GPO.

The GPE can be started by right-clicking an Active Directory container, selecting Properties, followed by selecting the Group Policy tab, and right-clicking ...

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