How to make logon script Visible during a PC  boots

Posted on 2013-01-16
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Last Modified: 2013-02-05

We use windows 2008 AD and XP and Windows 7. I want to see what  logon scripts running when the user logs on to a PC. I remember doin it on windows 2003 AD. Iam not sure how to do this in window 2008 Ad

Any ideas much appreciated

Question by:lianne143
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by:Mike Kline
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You can use the "run logon script visible" setting as outlined here:    


User Configuration\Administrative Templates\System\Logon\Logonff
Disable logoff
Run logon scripts synchronously
Run legacy logon scripts hidden
Run logon scripts visible
Run logoff scripts visible

Computer Configuration\Adminstrative Templates\System\Logon
Run logon scripts synchronously
Run legacy logon scripts hidden
Run startup scripts visible
Run shutdown scripts visible
Maximum wait time for Group Policy scripts


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compdigit44 earned 500 total points
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You can also enable verbose startup, shutdown, logon, and logoff status Messages of group policies by doing the following:


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