A valuable feature, new in the Group Policy Management Console, is the ability to back up and restore GPOs. Include regular backup of all GPOs as part of your overall planning-for-disaster strategy. To back up a GPO, follow these steps:
Open the Group Policy Management Console. In the console tree, navigate to Group Policy Objects in the domain that contains the GPO to be backed up.
To back up a single GPO, right-click the GPO and select Back Up.
To back up all GPOs in the domain, right-click Group Policy Objects and select Back Up All. (See Figure 21-12.)
Figure 21-12. Backing up all GPOs
In the Back Up Group Policy ...