I need to create a group policy to force all users to use a company logo desktop backround. I

Posted on 2009-12-24
Last Modified: 2012-05-08
I need to create a group policy to force my entire company to use a company logo desktop backround. I understand how to create the GP, but I need to know where I can store the custom desktop picture. Should I store it on the server and push it down to users when they log on, or attempt to copy it to users local machines. We are running XP pro workstations and Windows 2008 domain controllers. I have about 700 users spread out in 10 sites.
Question by:darotzarena
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    But ethically you should not enforce it since, your employees will waste hours in trying to change the wallpaper, they will annoy the IT help desk... :)
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    You could have the picture stored on \\<domain>\netlogon\ and then copy it to the computers C: drive at startup if the file does not exist.
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    Alternativly, if these workstations are static and users dont activly need to install software and the like on them , you could take a look at Microsoft's Steady State, which reverts all chages someone made to the workstation when it boots up again.

    Good Luck

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