This week setting of the week is called â€œChange Start Menu power buttonâ€ which allows you to configured the start menu shutdown button in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. You can find this setting under User Configurations>Policies>Administrative Templates>StartMenu and Taskbar. If you have setup your computer to support Hybrid-Sleep then you should consider configuring this option to help…
My recent Group Policy showing how to apply different power planâ€™s in Windows using Group Policy during different times of the day has picked up some traction and it has now been re-blogged twice.
First mention was on the Green IT Strategy (see below)
See the whole article at http://www.greenitstrategy.com/blog/67-power-management/162-alan-burchill-how-to-use-group-policy-preferences-to-manage-windows-power-plans
And the second has been on the Microsoft Group Policy Team which has re-published my article in fullâ€¦ AWESOME!!!!
See the whole article at http://blogs.technet.com/grouppolicy/archive/2009/09/30/configuring-a-power-plan-with-group-policy-preferences-by-alan-burchill.aspx