- [Voiceover] One thing that many administrators…tend to find, I don't know if I wanna say confusing…or maybe just challenging,…is the aspect that GPO settings…get applied to certain users and computers…by linking them to containers within Active Directory.…Now this is not typical.…This is actually quite different…than most other areas of control…within a Windows server environment.…Typically, we would use some kind of permissions…with users and groups and things like that.…
Well, one thing that I wanna show you here…is that there are a couple of ways…of further filtering what users and computers…Group Policy Object settings get applied to…that might be a little bit,…I don't know if I wanna say easier,…but might help you solve…situations that you find yourself in…where you find a challenge…by just simply linking to a container.…Now in order to demonstrate this,…I need to go into a domain controller,…so I will jump over into DC01.…
Here in DC01, I am in the Server Manager…and I'm gonna go up to the Tools menu…and select Group Policy Management.…
In this course, author Ed Liberman uses Windows Server 2012 R2 to demonstrate what Group Policy is and how to use it effectively. He shows how to configure Group Policy processing, adjust settings and preferences, and troubleshoot Group Policy problems and conflicts as they arise.
Note: This course maps to the Configure and Manage Group Policy domain for MCSA Exam 70-411, Administering Windows Server 2012.
- Configuring Group Policy processing
- Configuring inheritance blocking and enforced passwords
- Configuring security filtering
- Configuring loopback processing and slow-link processing
- Forcing Group Policy updates
- Adjusting settings and preferences
- Backing up Group Policy objects (GPOs)
- Managing software with Group Policy