Category: Group Policy

How to Restrict Access to Terminal Servers 1

How to Restrict Access to Terminal Servers

After finally completing my Group Policy re-write for Windows 7 this week I have gone back to working on the plans for our migration to Exchange 2010. Currently we do use an Exchange 2003 server but only a few users are on it and it...

How to check if you are editing GPO’s using a local, or central store 0

How to check if you are editing GPO’s using a local, or central store

After my previous posts about preparing to build a new Group Policy for Windows 7 and about setting up the Central Store it occurred to me that it may be useful to actually check that when we edit the GPO that we are actually using...

Setting up a basic test lab using VMware 12

Setting up a basic test lab using VMware

One of my favourite features in VMware Workstation that I have found recently is the ability to create a ‘team’ of virtual machines. What this does is allow you to have one or more virtual machines running on a virtual LAN, essentially allowing you to...

How to Create and Edit Group Policy for Vista/Windows 7 PC’s 3

How to Create and Edit Group Policy for Vista/Windows 7 PC’s

Ive spent the better part of the last week or so documenting our existing Group Policy and getting a test environment ready so I can develop and test a new policy for Vista and Windows 7 (well, most likely just Windows 7 as I cant...