Restrict the services on client machines via group policy in windows 2012 R2 Domain

Need to enable/disable a set of services on domain-wide clients machines under 2012 R2 Domain.
shamnadAsked:
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Rakesh KapoorCommented:
You can change the Services from Group Policy, steps are given below:

Open Group Policy Management Console and select the Group Policy that you want to edit.

Expand Computer Group Policy > expand Policies  > expand Windows settings > expand Security settings > select System settings.

On the right hand frame, you can see list of all the services and they would be set as "Not Configured"

Double click on the service for which you want to change the settings. Check the option "Define this policy setting" and select Automatic if you want this service to run automatically, select Manual to start it manually and select Disabled to disable this service. Click on Apply and click on Ok.

After you are done with the settings, run the command gpupdate /force on both server and client computer. If policy is not applied then try restarting the client computer.

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shamnadAuthor Commented:
really sorry for that  and i want to give u both of u the points
McKnifeCommented:
It is not about the points, more about showing some gratitude for being helped, like a simple "thank you", for a start.
shamnadAuthor Commented:
Really Sorry for that
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