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Group Policy: Third Edition

Fully updated for Windows 10, 8.1 and 7, and Windows Server 2016 and 2012
Group Policy: Fundamentals, Security, and the Managed Desktop gets you up to speed on the latest Group Policy settings and more. Microsoft Group Policy MVP Jeremy Moskowitz teaches you the major categories of Group Policy, essential troubleshooting techniques, and how to manage your Windows desktops. You’ll find full coverage of updated Group Policy Management Console (GPMC), updated security techniques using Group Policy, and advanced solutions to tough desktop management problems.

  • Master all Group Policy functions of Windows.
  • Enhance your Group Policy reach with the Group Policy Preferences, ADMX files, and additional add-ons
  • Explore every feature of the GPMC to master your administration effectivelyTroubleshoot Group Policy using tools, logs, Resource Kit utilities, registry hacks, and third-party tools
  • Manage printers, instantly recover files, and configure Internet Explorer
  • Deploy software to your desktops, set up roaming profiles, and configure Offline Files for all your Windows clients—and manage it all with Group Policy settings
  • Secure your desktops and servers with AppLocker, security templates, and the Security Configuration Wizard
  • Script complex GPMC operations with PowerShell, including linking, backup, restore, permissions changes, and more
  • Create a change management system with Advanced Group Policy Management (AGPM)
Coverage Includes:

  • Updated GPMC
  • ADMX / ADML Files
  • Group Policy Preferences
  • Item-Level Targeting
  • The Central Store
  • AppLocker
  • Fine-Grained Password Policy
  • Offline Files Updates
  • Inheritance Blocking
  • Prioritization
  • Linking
  • Loopback Policy Processing
  • Security Policy Processing
  • Enforcing
  • WMI Filters
  • Third-Party Tools
  • Cross-Forest Trusts
  • Filters
  • Commenting
  • Searching
  • Advanced Logging and
  • Advanced Auditing Controls