Chapter 36. Using Group Policy

Using Group Policy

Group Policy is a highly touted feature of Active Directory, which is part of Microsoft Windows Server. In that environment, Group Policy is indeed an enormously powerful feature that lets administrators configure computers throughout sites, domains, or organizational units. In addition to setting standard desktop configurations and restricting what settings users are allowed to change, administrators can use Group Policy to centrally manage software installation, configuration, updates, and removal; specify scripts to run at startup, ...

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