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Windows® Small Business Server 2011 by Charlie Russel and Sharon Crawford

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Creating a Group Policy Object

The installation of Windows SBS creates an Active Directory domain that includes a default domain policy, a default Domain Controllers policy, and several policies specifically for Small Business Server. When you need to set up a GPO of your own, follow these steps:

  1. Select Group Policy Management from the Administrative Tools menu, and navigate to the container to which you want the new GPO to apply.

  2. Right-click the domain, site, or OU; and select Create A GPO In This Domain, And Link It Here.

  3. In the New GPO dialog box, type in a name for the Group Policy Object and click OK.

  4. Right-click the new GPO and select Edit to launch the Group Policy Object Editor.

  5. Specify settings for the GPO. When you’re finished, close the ...

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