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Posted on 2012-04-05
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i have to customize our IE8 with our company specific settings (proxy,etc.).

i know,there must be a tool out for this. how does this work exactly?
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by:jacobstewart
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Are you in a domain environment?  You can set them from Group Ploicy if you are.
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yes of course im in an AD 2008 domain.

could you provide detailled info?
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http://wiki.ledhed.net/index.php/Set_Proxy_Server_with_Group_Policy

Look at section for Server 2008 and above.
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OK,THX
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there are more settings im looking for. i have to customize IE8 also by its look, default seite,etc.

can i apply those settings there too?
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Yes you can do it all via group policy.  Here all all Internet Explorer settings that can be configured via GP

http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=3648

Be sure to create a new policy.  DO NOT EDIT THE DEFAULT DOMAIN POLICY
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David Johnson, CD, MVP earned 668 total points
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Or you could use the IE8 Administration Kit
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