GP - file type registration

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How can I create a group policy that will make XLS documents NOT open in the browser. I can change the settings manually on the PCS, but I don't know how to add it to my group policy.
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Sorry I am running server 2003 not server 2008 R2, therefore prefences is not avilable.

There is no default GP available to configure the file extention in Windows 2003

You should either go with ADM files which contains the registry information which need to be updated


You can go with the reg file which could import to the client, through logon script

Here  is an example for the same

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