Active Directory and policies.

Posted on 2006-04-20
Last Modified: 2010-04-18
I've been asked to implement a domain wide setting on each users workstation/profile so that every staff member has the same screen saver and wall paper. What is the best way to do this domain wide? Thanks!
Question by:qwert5905
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    Set a GPO at the Domain level.

    Set these element:

    User Config>Admin Templates>Control Panel>Display ::

    Prevent Changing Wallpaper
    Screen Saver
    Screen Saver executable name
    Password Protect the Screensaver
    Screen Saver Timout

    User Config>Admin Templates>Desktop>Active Desktop ::

    Active Desktop Wallpaper
    Allow only bitmapped wallpaper (optional)

    This should do the job.


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