Group Policy

Preventing remote desktop users from shutting down office computers

When a remote worker accesses their office computer via remote desktop and accidentally or intentionally shuts it down, problems can…

3 months ago

How Windows 10 version 1909 enhances device security

The new Group Policy settings in the just-released Windows 10 version 1909 make it easier to control installation of trusted…

8 months ago

Is the Group Policy Central Store still relevant in the age of Windows 10?

Having a Group Policy Central Store in Active Directory made life easier for administrators. But does it still work in…

9 months ago

PowerShell strategies for managing and securing Group Policy

You might not think of PowerShell as your go-to tool for managing Group Policy settings, but it does have its…

1 year ago

Making your private store play nice with Windows Update

If you want to implement a private store in Microsoft Store for Business, you may have to jump through a…

2 years ago

Avoid traffic jams with Microsoft’s Windows Server QoS Policy

What happens when different forms of network traffic compete with each other? To prevent such congestion from occurring on your…

2 years ago

Allowing access to the Directory Service event log

Need to grant someone permission to read the Directory Service event log on a domain controller? Turns out this can…

3 years ago

GPO whack-a-mole: There it is! No, it isn’t!

Navigating your way around a GPO infrastructure in an Active Directory environment can be frustrating unless you learn how to…

3 years ago