Active Directory & Group Policy http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/14101/more en Updated GPO Settings References Make it Easier to Locate What's New http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/updated-gpo-settings-references-make-it-easier-locate-whats-new <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has provided updated settings listings for Active Directory Group Policy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/updated-gpo-settings-references-make-it-easier-locate-whats-new" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/updated-gpo-settings-references-make-it-easier-locate-whats-new#comments Group Policy Active Directory Active Directory GPO GPO Group Policy Group Policy Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:03:00 +0000 119171 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Azure Active Directory Sync Tool Gets a Silent Release http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-azure-active-directory-sync-tool-gets-silent-release <div class="node-body article-body">A new tool for synching the Cloud with on-premises Active Directory implementations is now available.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-azure-active-directory-sync-tool-gets-silent-release" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-azure-active-directory-sync-tool-gets-silent-release#comments Active Directory Azure Active Directory Active Directory Azure Azure Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:41:00 +0000 116651 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft August Update's Secret New GPO Setting to Unpin the Store Icon Revealed http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/microsoft-august-updates-secret-new-gpo-setting-unpin-store-icon-revealed <div class="node-body article-body">A new configuration option for eliminating the Microsoft Store icon for Windows 8.1 Update was delivered in an August patch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/microsoft-august-updates-secret-new-gpo-setting-unpin-store-icon-revealed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/microsoft-august-updates-secret-new-gpo-setting-unpin-store-icon-revealed#comments Windows 8.1 Active Directory GPO GPO Store Store Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:51:00 +0000 115961 at http://windowsitpro.com IT Professionals Should Share Their Technical Knowledge http://windowsitpro.com/windows/it-professionals-should-share-their-technical-knowledge <div class="node-body article-body">Making the switch from merely consuming knowledge to actively sharing knowledge can boost your career.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/it-professionals-should-share-their-technical-knowledge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/it-professionals-should-share-their-technical-knowledge#comments Windows Active Directory & Group Policy Active Directory Active Directory certification certification Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Microsoft Most Valuable Professional MVP MVP TechNet TechNet windows server windows server Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:57:00 +0000 113391 at http://windowsitpro.com AlexRaths/iStock/Thinkstock New GPO Admin Templates Released Now Include IE ActiveX Blocking Management http://windowsitpro.com/windows/new-gpo-admin-templates-released-now-include-ie-activex-blocking-management <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has updated the GPO templates for Windows Server 2003 through 2012 R2 to enabled administrator's to manage the new ActiveX blocking feature for Internet Explorer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/new-gpo-admin-templates-released-now-include-ie-activex-blocking-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/new-gpo-admin-templates-released-now-include-ie-activex-blocking-management#comments Windows Group Policy ActiveX ActiveX Internet Explorer Internet Explorer out-of-date ActiveX control blocking out-of-date ActiveX control blocking Windows Windows windows server windows server Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:35:00 +0000 112571 at http://windowsitpro.com Automatically Rebind New IIS Web Server Certificates http://windowsitpro.com/security/automatically-rebind-new-iis-web-server-certificates <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to easily rebind new IIS web server certificates.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/automatically-rebind-new-iis-web-server-certificates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/automatically-rebind-new-iis-web-server-certificates#comments Active Directory Windows Server 2012 R2 Security Active Directory Active Directory faq FAQ IIS IIS security Security Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:00:00 +0000 109911 at http://windowsitpro.com Protected Users Group in Windows Server 2012 R2 Active Directory http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/protected-users-group-windows-server-2012-r2-active-directory <div class="node-body article-body">Learn about the new Protected Users domain global group in Windows Server 2012 R2 Active Directory.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/protected-users-group-windows-server-2012-r2-active-directory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/protected-users-group-windows-server-2012-r2-active-directory#comments Active Directory Windows Server 2012 R2 Security Active Directory Active Directory faq FAQ security Security Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:00:00 +0000 109901 at http://windowsitpro.com Use PowerShell to Obtain User's Email Attribute http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-powershell-obtain-users-email-attribute <div class="node-body article-body">User PowerShell to easily obtain a user's email attribute from Active Directory.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-powershell-obtain-users-email-attribute" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-powershell-obtain-users-email-attribute#comments Active Directory Windows Server PowerShell Active Directory Active Directory email attribute email attribute PowerShell PowerShell Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 110311 at http://windowsitpro.com Top 10 Pitfalls IT Pros Face When Managing Groups in Active Directory http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/top-10-pitfalls-it-pros-face-when-managing-groups-active-directory <div class="field-deck"> Don't let poor group management lead to a security breach </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Group management can be challenging to tackle due to limitations within Active Directory. Here's what you need to know to avoid the pitfalls.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/top-10-pitfalls-it-pros-face-when-managing-groups-active-directory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/top-10-pitfalls-it-pros-face-when-managing-groups-active-directory#comments Active Directory Active Directory Active Directory group management group management security Security Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:24:00 +0000 110201 at http://windowsitpro.com <p class="Bodytext" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><font face="Arial" size="2">IT pros face several pitfalls when managing groups in Active Directory.</font><o:p></o:p></p> GPO Templates Finally Released for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Update Versions http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/gpo-templates-finally-released-windows-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2-update-versions <div class="node-body article-body">The Administrative Templates for GPO settings for Update 1 are finally available. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/gpo-templates-finally-released-windows-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2-update-versions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/gpo-templates-finally-released-windows-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2-update-versions#comments Windows 8.1 Windows Server 2012 R2 Group Policy Adminstrative Templates Adminstrative Templates GPO GPO Update 1 Update 1 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:03:00 +0000 108921 at http://windowsitpro.com