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Group Policy Management

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Add a link to domain website in IE Favorites

  • User Configuration/Policies/Windows Settings/Internet Explorer Maintenance/URL's
  • Click Favorites and Links
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  • Click Favorites
  • Click Add URL
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  • Name: Adatum9.com
  • URL: Adatum9.com
  • Click OK
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  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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    Change IE Browser title to company domain name

  • User Configuration/Windows Settings/Internet Explorer Maintenence/Browser Interface
  • Double Click Browser Title
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  • Check Customize Title Bars
  • Title Bar Text: Adatum9.com
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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    Hide the Control Panel

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/Control Panel
  • Double Click Prohibit access to the Control Panel
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  • Select Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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    Prevent Changes to the Task Bar

  • User Configuration/Administrative Templates/Start Menu and Taskbar
  • Double Click Prevent changes to Taskbar and Start Menu Settings
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  • Select Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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    Remove User Name from Menu

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/Start Menu and Taskbar
  • Double Click Remove user name from Start Menu
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  • Select Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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    Remove Windows Updates

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/Windows Components/Windows Update
  • Double Click Remove access to use all Windows Update features
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  • Click Enabled
  • Configure notifications: 0-Do not show any notifications
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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    Lock the Taskbar

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/Start Menu and Taskbar
  • Double Click Lock all taskbar settings
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  • Click Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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Remove access to Command Prompt

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/System
  • Double Click Prevent access to the command prompt
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  • Click Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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Hide all drives to prevent access to user

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/Windows Components/Windows Explorer
  • Click Hide these specified drives in My Computer Properties
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  • Click Enabled
  • Select Restrict all drives
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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Disable Right Click Access

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/All Settings
  • Click Disable Context Menu
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  • Click Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/All Settings
  • Click Remove Windows Explorer Default Context Menu
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  • Click Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/Start Menu and Taskbar
  • Click Remove access to the context menu for the taskbar
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  • Click Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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Remove Run from Star Menu

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/Start Menu and Taskbar
  • Click Remove Run menu from Start Menu
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  • Click Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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Remove Task Manager

  • User Configuration/Policies/Administrative Templates/System/Ctrl+Alt+Del Options
  • Click Remove Task Manager
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  • Click Enabled
  • Click OK
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  • Double Click gpupdate.bat on Desktop
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