Solved

How to create AD group for Administrators that won't pick up Group Policy

Posted on 2009-07-01
4
304 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
I'm using SBS 2008 and would like to create a group in the AD to put administrators into, that won't pick up and Group Policy settings when logging in. Essentially a group that is free from any group policy restrictions etc.

thanks
0
Comment
Question by:rowdybeans
[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
  • 2
4 Comments
 

Expert Comment

by:HeadAche1
ID: 24752825
Simply putthe user  in its own OU then in Group policy management and right click on the OU and Block inheritance
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:L0n3W0lf
ID: 24757186
Remove the right to apply the GPO. You can do that for every GPO you dont Want to applied to your admins
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:rowdybeans
ID: 24771526
I've moved the admin accounts to thier own OU. But I'm not sure what you mean by Block Inheritance?
0
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
L0n3W0lf earned 500 total points
ID: 24778054
Start Group Policy Management
Select the OU you move the accounts -> right click and select Block Inheritance.
That should be all, but only if you don't use GPO with the No Override flag set, i think that cuts through this barrier.
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

I’m often asked about newer and larger USB drives connected to SBS2008 and 2011 failing Windows Server Backup vs the older USB drives not failing. As disk space continues to grow and drive technology change SBS2008 and some SBS2011 end up with the f…
A safe way to clean winsxs folder from your windows server 2008 R2 editions
This tutorial will give a an overview on how to deploy remote agents in Backup Exec 2012 to new servers. Click on the Backup Exec button in the upper left corner. From here, are global settings for the application such as connecting to a remote Back…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to configure their installation of BackupExec 2012 to use network shared disk space. Verify that the path to the shared storage is valid and that data can be written to that location:…

726 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