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Display settings of domain user through GPO

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Hello Expert,

Is their any way to change the display settings automaticaly through GPO when user login on domain environment 2008 domain controller.

Kind Regards,
Ravi Pratap
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No native setting that i know of that will set the display to something (1024x768 for example)

What you may be able to do is use group policy preferences and edit/modify the registry to force a setting...haven't tried that myself to fully test.

Thanks

Mike
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Never seen it and the last time I read up on this the prevailing thought was bad idea due to causing issues with the video card.  Actually, a quick EE search found the post I found a while back:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Networking/Microsoft_Network/Q_21675075.html
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by:Ravi Singh
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Hi Mike,

Please find the setting manual for display(1024*768) or any setting.

Kind Regards,
Ravi Pratap
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by:Ravi Singh
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We have 8 different organizational container in 2008 DC and around more than 750 user those are working in different project with different screen resolution.

We do locally on each desktop to user suitable screen resolution and this is daily routine practise.

So that is why I want do it from my Domain controller 2008 on each OU with different screen resolution.

Kind Regards,
Ravi Pratap
 
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Did you read the link?  It tells you what registry key(s) you need to look at.  You are looking at the prospect of a custom .adm file for each type of video card you have.
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Your suggest is helpful for me.

Thanks
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