How to I set a default IE home page in Active Directory to a specific Organizationsal Unit and prevent users from changing it?

I need to set some of our OU's in AD to use a default Webpage when they open IE.  It has to be so the user cannot change their start page away from the one we designate.


PCNNYAsked:
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rynoxCommented:
Create a group policy for those OUs and apply an extra registry setting in the policy:

Setting:
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\Start Page
State:
http://yourstartpage.com/
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takendownCommented:
One Option...

1. Define a GPO for your OU

2. Set the URL here
User Configuration>Windows Settings>Internet Explorer Maintenance>URLs>Important URLs>Homepage Area

3. This will disable the entire General Page of Internet Properties, may be a drawback
User Configuration>Windows Settings>Administrative Templates>Internet Explorer>Disable the General Page
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rynoxCommented:
One note:  My solution will still allow the users to make setting changes, including the home page, but it will always reset.
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felnyCommented:
Edit the GPO  on active directory.

Right clik on domain name, and propiertys, and the you must look where is this properties.
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felnyCommented:
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takendownCommented:
Looks like we're on the same page felny :)
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felnyCommented:
Sorry man, you are right. just that when i started to write, nobody had wrote anything... after i wrote, i could see your post.
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takendownCommented:
No Problem at all....looks like that kind of thing is just going to happen.  Great job with the screenshot.  I need to remember to include those :)
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PCNNYAuthor Commented:
The problem was solved.  Thank you
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