Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 New Group Policy Settings

Windows 8 RTM For full details, download the following file  Policy Setting Name     Allow all trusted apps to install   Allow deployment operations in special profiles   Block launching desktop apps associated with a file.   Block launching desktop apps associated with a protocol   Block launching desktop apps associated with a file.   Block launching desktop apps associated… Read more

Set Windows 8 Lock Screen Image (KB2770917)

Microsoft have recently released a Windows 8 and Server 2012 cumulative update KB2770917. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2770917 One of the important features of this update is the ability to customize the Windows 8 lock screen with corporate branding and set this across your domain joined computers using Group Policy. From the KB: This cumulative update includes the following… Read more