Join Ed Liberman for an in-depth discussion in this video Force Group Policy Update, part of Windows Server 2012 R2: Manage Group Policy.
- [Voiceover] One challenge that we face…when it comes to group policy management has to do with…how do we get updates out to our users and our computers…once we've made them on a group policy object.…Because by default, a user and computer will…refresh and go through and do a group policy update…every 90 minutes,…but what happens when we make a change…and we want to make that change take effect right now.…Well there's a couple different things that we can do,…so let me show you how they're done.…
In order to demonstrate this, I'm gonna go into DC01.…Here on DC01, we're looking at the server manager,…and the first thing that I wanna show you…is something to where I want you to treat this computer…that we're looking at as being the client.…Okay, this is the machine that needs to be updated,…and in order to do this,…we have to go to the command prompt.…So I'm gonna click on Start, type in C-M-D,…take us right into the command prompt.…Here in the command prompt window,…the command that we can use,…and it's been around pretty much…
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