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Active Directory Support

Creating a Group Policy Object

  1. Open Active Directory Users and Computers within the Administrative Tools Pack. Right-click on the appropriate OU and click Properties.

    Open Active Directory Users and Computers within the Administrative Tools Pack.  Right-click on the appropriate OU and click Properties.

    1. Select the Group Policy tab and click New. Name the gpo according to the required naming standards of OU_Name-Sub_OU_Name-GPO.

      Examples of valid names: CJI-gpo, CAS-Automatic Updates

      Examples of invalid names: gpotest, Automatic Update GPO-CAS

    2. Click the Edit button to edit any Group Policy values and they will apply to your OU.

      # Select the Group Policy tab and click New. Name the gpo according to the required naming standards of OU_Name-Sub_OU_Name-GPO.  Examples of valid names:  CJI-gpo, CAS-Automatic Updates  Examples of invalid names: gpotest, Automatic Update GPO-CAS # Click the Edit button to edit any Group Policy values and they will apply to your OU.

Adding Templates

  1. Click Add/Remove Templates in gpedit.msc.

    Adding Templates     1. Click Add/Remove Templates in gpedit.msc.

  2. Open the template you would like to use (i.e. “wuau" is the Windows Update template).

    Open the template you would like to use (i.e. �wuau� is the Windows Update template).

  3. Click the Close button.
  4. Edit the policy values that you wish to change

    # Click the Close button. # Edit the policy values that you wish to change

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Learning Events

The material below originates from the training given by ExecuTrain to the LSP support community:

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Active Directory Rollout 2006
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