Mastering Group Policy on Windows Server 2016
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Mastering Group Policy on Windows Server 2016

An IT person's guide to managing Active Directory Users and Computers with Group Policy
4.5 (821 ratings)
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5,492 students enrolled
Created by Kevin Brown
Last updated 4/2020
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Create GPOs
  • Troubleshoot GPO processing
  • Design Active Directory structures to facilitate group policy processing
  • Add third party settings into group policy
  • Control user and computer settings, including account policies, security settings, folder redirection, desktop settings, application settings, and many more settings.
Requirements
  • Basic understanding of Server Operating Systems
  • An understanding of Active Directory Domain Services
Description

Mastering Group Policy on Windows Server 2016 is designed to teach Group Policy management to those that need to utilize group policy and other Active Directory tools to manage users and computers within their environments or to anyone that wants to able to understand group policy processing and capabilities at an Active Directory level. 

This course will cover the following topics, and more. 

  • Group Policy processing order with Active Directory
  • Altering the processing order with Active Directory
  • Software deployment
  • Central store design
  • Administrative templates
  • Security settings 
  • Firewall management
  • Password polices
  • User rights assignments 
  • Preferences
  • App locker restrictions
  • Folder redirection
  • Starter GPO design 
  • Scripts
  • Delegation
  • Refresh intervals
  • Troubleshooting GPO issues
  • Backup/restore/copy/import



Who this course is for:
  • Those that need to increase their knowledge of group policy management
  • Those that are new to Active Directory administration
  • Those that will plan and design organizational unit structures
Course content
Expand all 38 lectures 03:15:25
+ Introduction
5 lectures 05:42

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01:12
Playback Speed
00:28
Configuration Management Overview
01:10
+ Managing the Group Policy processing order
1 lecture 07:55

Reinforce the processing order of the application of Group Policy.

Group Policy Processing Order
1 question
+ Managing Administrative Templates
3 lectures 27:13
Administrative Templates
02:48
Understanding the Central Store
03:24
Creating a Central Store
21:01
+ Group Policy Delegation
1 lecture 01:53
Assigning rights to mange GPOs
01:53
+ Starter GPOs
1 lecture 03:24
Creating and Managing a Starter GPO
03:24
+ Managing Security Settings using Group Policy
3 lectures 14:07
What Security Settings can be managed in a GPO?
02:19
Configuring Security Settings
09:30
Configuring User Rights
02:18