How to use Group Policy to configure home page settings – Part 3

I know a lot of people have asked for this third an final instalment on how to use Group Policy to manage home page settings and so I have finally been able to find some time to finish this series of posts. Just to recap in Part 1 I showed you how to configure home …

Continue reading ‘How to use Group Policy to configure home page settings – Part 3’ »

How to use Group Policy to configure Internet Explorer security zone sites

As you know Group Policy Preferences are these fantastic new settings that allow IT administrators perform any configuration they want on a users group using Group Policy… well almost..  In this tutorial I will show you how to configured one of the few settings that are not controlled by preferences but can be configured using …

Continue reading ‘How to use Group Policy to configure Internet Explorer security zone sites’ »

What are Group Policy Preferences

Group Policy Preferences have been out for about 3 years now and so there have been a number web posts about what they are and how they are implemented. So I have created a list of links to other articles that from the Group Policy Team Blog and ohter places that help explain what Preference are …

Continue reading ‘What are Group Policy Preferences’ »

How to use Group Policy to configure home page settings – Part 2

In part 2 of how to use Group Policy to configure a users home page I will be show you how to use Group Policy Preferences to configure a users home page. There really isn’t a right way you can set the users home pages setting it is really up to your requirements and how …

Continue reading ‘How to use Group Policy to configure home page settings – Part 2’ »

How to use Group Policy to turn off the Backup Notification in the Windows 7 Actions Center

UPDATE: Since I published this article Microsoft published an new MSDN article showing a simple registry key that can turn this backup notification. Therefore please go to this article “How to use Group Policy to turn off Backup Notification in the Windows 7 Action Center – The Easier Way . ” for the best way to turn …

Continue reading ‘How to use Group Policy to turn off the Backup Notification in the Windows 7 Actions Center’ »