Group Policy

  • When deploying printers by group policy (GPO) 1000 is the default before you can no longer see anymore in the print manager. Microsoft has a work around to fix this issue . 1. On a DC open ntdsutil from the command prompt. 2. type ldap policies 3. type connections 4. type connect to the DC name 5. type quit 6. type show values 7. note the value for MaxPageSize 8. type set maxpagesize to # 9. type commit changes 10. type show values 11. note the new value 12. type quit twice
  • Open Group Policy Management Edit an existing policy or create a new policy. Navigate to Computer Configuration ->Policies->Windows Settings -> Security Settings -> Registry. Right click the Registry and click Add Key. Choose the Registry key you want to change. Configure the appropriate permissions. Choose the proper setting from the Add Object dialog box. Link or enforce the policy accordingly.
  • July 10, 2010

    Group Policy Object Disable Service

    1. Install group policy manager on a PC that has the service you to want to disable on it 2. Right Click on Group Policy Objects and click New 3. Name the Policy Accordingly 4. Now select that GPO and right click and hit Edit 5. Select Computer Configuration -> Window Settings -> Security Settings -> System Services 6. In the list of services select the service you want to disable 7. Right click and select properties 8. Click Define this policy setting leave security at default 9. Set service startup mode as disabled. Click ok 10. Right click on the OU you want to apply this policy to and click Link Existing GPO 11. Find the policy and click ok