Active Directory & Group Policy http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/14101/more en Download Administrative Templates for Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2016/download-administrative-templates-windows-server-2016-technical-preview-5 <div class="node-body article-body">The administrative templates for Windows Server 2016 are now available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2016/download-administrative-templates-windows-server-2016-technical-preview-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2016/download-administrative-templates-windows-server-2016-technical-preview-5#comments Windows Server 2016 Group Policy GPO GPO Windows Server 2016 Windows Server 2016 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:42:00 +0000 169101 at http://windowsitpro.com Customizing your Organization's Windows 10 Start Menu Layout http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/customizing-your-organizations-windows-10-start-menu-layout <div class="node-body article-body">System admins, using either PowerShell or Group Policy, can establish a custom Start Menu for their users that can be set-up during the deployment of Windows 10.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/customizing-your-organizations-windows-10-start-menu-layout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/customizing-your-organizations-windows-10-start-menu-layout#comments Windows 10 Group Policy PowerShell CBB Current Branch for Business customization customization deployment deployment Group Policy PowerShell PowerShell Start menu Start Menu Windows 10 Windows 10 Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:52:00 +0000 164791 at http://windowsitpro.com Why Okta vs. ADFS http://windowsitpro.com/okta/why-okta-vs-adfs <div class="node-body article-body">Read this eGuide to learn the top 3 reasons why organizations use Okta instead of ADFS.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/okta/why-okta-vs-adfs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active Directory & Group Policy Okta Resources Sponsored Sat, 20 Feb 2016 13:39:00 +0000 164471 at http://windowsitpro.com Enabling Microsoft’s New Potentially Unwanted Application Feature http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/enabling-microsoft-s-new-potential-unwanted-application-feature <div class="node-body article-body">Turning on and off Microsoft's new download protection feature takes a bit of manual effort.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/enabling-microsoft-s-new-potential-unwanted-application-feature" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/enabling-microsoft-s-new-potential-unwanted-application-feature#comments Group Policy Security Potentially Unwanted Application Potentially Unwanted Application PUA PUA security Security Mon, 07 Dec 2015 13:15:00 +0000 155731 at http://windowsitpro.com Enterprises Get Some Microsoft Help Eliminating Unwanted Software http://windowsitpro.com/security/enterprises-get-some-microsoft-help-eliminating-unwanted-software <div class="node-body article-body">With the pending death of all versions of Internet Explorer prior to version 11 this January, Microsoft is making options available in its software to help enterprises eliminate potentially dangerous software. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/enterprises-get-some-microsoft-help-eliminating-unwanted-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/enterprises-get-some-microsoft-help-eliminating-unwanted-software#comments Configuration Manager Group Policy Endpoint Protection Security Potentially Unwanted Application Potentially Unwanted Application PUA PUA Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:53:00 +0000 155281 at http://windowsitpro.com GPO Settings for Windows Update for Business http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/gpo-settings-windows-update-business <div class="node-body article-body">Windows 10 November update includes additional GPO settings for managing the new servicing model.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/gpo-settings-windows-update-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/gpo-settings-windows-update-business#comments Windows 10 Group Policy GPO GPO Windows 10 Windows 10 Mon, 16 Nov 2015 15:11:00 +0000 154741 at http://windowsitpro.com Maintaining Active Directory: An Ounce of Prevention or Pound of Cure? http://windowsitpro.com/dell/maintaining-active-directory-ounce-prevention-or-pound-cure <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Dell </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn the three tasks that administrators commonly overlook when managing Active Directory® (AD), as well as how to speed up and simplify overlooked AD maintenance tasks with an easy-to-install, cost-effective solution. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/dell/maintaining-active-directory-ounce-prevention-or-pound-cure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active Directory Resources Dell Active Directory Dell White Paper Sun, 01 Nov 2015 21:23:00 +0000 87581 at http://windowsitpro.com 14 Ways to More Secure and Efficient Active Directory Administration http://windowsitpro.com/dell/more-secure-and-efficient-AD-administration <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Dell </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft® Active Directory® (AD) is critical to the health of your network. But do your AD tools provide the right level of security? Do they allow you to complete tasks quickly and without error?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/dell/more-secure-and-efficient-AD-administration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active Directory Resources Dell Active Directory Dell White Paper Sun, 01 Nov 2015 20:36:00 +0000 87571 at http://windowsitpro.com Active Directory Recovery: Be More Prepared http://windowsitpro.com/dell/active-directory-recovery <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Dell </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new Windows Server “Active Directory Recycle Bin” is a welcome tool for restoring single objects that were accidently deleted. However, this addresses only one of many recovery scenarios AD administrators must be prepared for. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/dell/active-directory-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active Directory & Group Policy Dell Whitepapers Sponsored Fri, 23 Oct 2015 21:57:00 +0000 136371 at http://windowsitpro.com Are you spending more than you realize on Active Directory Management? http://windowsitpro.com/dell/are-you-spending-more-you-realize-active-directory-management <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Dell </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Active Directory® is critical to your IT infrastructure, but it may be costing you if you’re relying on native tools. Find out how the right tools can make managing AD easier and more cost-effective. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/dell/are-you-spending-more-you-realize-active-directory-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active Directory Resources Dell Active Directory Dell White Paper Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:10:00 +0000 60582 at http://windowsitpro.com