[Last Call] Learn about multicloud storage options and how to improve your company's cloud strategy. Register Now

x
?
Solved

Group policy

Posted on 2006-07-20
8
Medium Priority
?
268 Views
Last Modified: 2010-03-18
Is it better to use computer configuration or user configuration in the default domain policy?
0
Comment
Question by:mputnam31
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
  • 3
8 Comments
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 17151046
you shouldnt be touching that policy either way

create a new one and use that  comp for computers  user for users
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:mputnam31
ID: 17151063
Ok, good to know.  Create new policy do not use default domain.. go it.


Now back to other question.

I kind of figured computer for computer and user for user :).....  I want to disable all the xp firewalls.. I know how and I believe it is just on computer policy that I do that.  Right?

Now when I want to restrict games and give everyone the same desktop or explorer homepage, would I use computer or user?
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 17151069
firewall is more computer yes

the other options you mentioned i usually use user
0
Concerto's Cloud Advisory Services

Want to avoid the missteps to gaining all the benefits of the cloud? Learn more about the different assessment options from our Cloud Advisory team.

 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:jcdesign4u
ID: 17153543
When disabling the firewall, i always configure this on the default domain policy. So i'm sure it's for the entire domain.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:mputnam31
ID: 17156110
Thanks, I already did the firewall on the defaul domain policy, I thought the same thing.  Now I am creating group policy to map drives for different groups.  Any suggestions there?

Like the finance group automatically maps to the budget folder...
0
 
LVL 48

Accepted Solution

by:
Jay_Jay70 earned 200 total points
ID: 17159426
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:mputnam31
ID: 17256478
I paid and downloaded all 7 of his ebooks for scripting.  Awesome Jay Jay.
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 17257243
Unreal!
0

Featured Post

 [eBook] Windows Nano Server

Download this FREE eBook and learn all you need to get started with Windows Nano Server, including deployment options, remote management
and troubleshooting tips and tricks

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

We recently endured a series of broadcast storms that caused our ISP to shut us down for brief periods of time. After going through a multitude of tests, we determined that the issue was related to Intel NIC drivers on some new HP desktop computers …
Trying to figure out group policy inheritance and which settings apply where can be a chore.  Here's a very simple summary I've written which might help.  Keep in mind, this is just a high-level conceptual overview where I try to avoid getting bogge…
This course is ideal for IT System Administrators working with VMware vSphere and its associated products in their company infrastructure. This course teaches you how to install and maintain this virtualization technology to store data, prevent vuln…
Michael from AdRem Software explains how to view the most utilized and worst performing nodes in your network, by accessing the Top Charts view in NetCrunch network monitor (https://www.adremsoft.com/). Top Charts is a view in which you can set seve…

656 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question