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Posted on 2008-10-15
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Hi all,
i need to run this script " that i export it from reg edit" in the group policy as .swf. what i have to amend? i need this script to change the value of the regedit in each user to auk_printmgr

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Software Shelf International Inc\Print Manager Plus - Client]
"EUIT"=dword:00000001
"SERVER"="auk_printmgr"

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Software Shelf International Inc\Print Manager Plus - Client\6.0.116]

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Software Shelf International Inc\Print Manager Plus - Client\6.0.118]

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by:TDKD
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If this script does what you need, can you run it silently as part of the user's logon script?
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It sounds like you are trying to apply the above registry keys to each user. I would suggest creating a custom group policy template (ADM).

You can use Reg2ADM (http://www.novell.com/coolsolutions/tools/13885.html) which will convert your .reg file to the group policy template format. (you can edit it in notepad to ensure the correct syntax)

Once you have your ADM file correct, import the ADM into Group Policy Manager (ensure you don't have unconfigurable options hidden). You can then apply the registry settings against your target users

Here is a useful link
http://thelazyadmin.com/blogs/thelazyadmin/archive/2005/07/05/Creating-Custom-ADM-Templates.aspx


Hope this helps
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by:auk_experts
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hi
I can't run this script as ADM either it should be .swf or .cmd and the registry can't be edit unless its .reg.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Software Shelf International Inc\Print Manager Plus - Client]
"EUIT"=dword:00000001
"SERVER"="auk_printmgr"
can this command be added to .cmd script?i noticed thast i cant use ADM to change the registry its only a template to allow or deny services.
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by:auk_experts
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any help plz?
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by:TDKD
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When I want to make changes to my clients registry, within an Active Directory environment, I add a line to the users logon script/batch file that copies a registry key local (C drive) then executes the registry changes silently. I would simply create the keys you wish to enforce, and then integrate them.

 I hope this helps, or at least gives you some ideas.
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by:auk_experts
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can you be more clear plz
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