How do I set default font in Word 2007 and Word 2010 using Group Policy

Posted on 2011-03-17
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Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I have been looking a Group Policy settings - and I cannot see how you set the default font!

I am sure I have seen it done. Could somewhere point me to the relevant section of GP where I can see it.

also, I need to do the same with Excel and Outlook
Question by:Mawallace
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CombatGold1 earned 2000 total points
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The easiest way to do this is modify the normal template (normal.dotm) found at %AppData%\Microsoft\Templates and deploy it to users when they login with a login script.

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I wanted to use GP to set the font - is there any way to do it or will I have to amend the normal.dtm template?

Only this will presumably overwrite any users settings also in normal.dtm

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CombatGold1 earned 2000 total points
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I've never found a group policy option to do this, pretty sure you have to do it with a template.

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