Group Policy Changes in Windows XP SP3

Im seeing tons of people on forums trying to find the Group Policy Changes in XP SP3 and Windows 7. It seems that both Google and Bing dont return the relevant results if you search for “Group Policy Changes XP SP3” because of all the noise of people asking where they are… So for your enjoyment…


TechEd Europe – Windows Server 2008 R2 GP Changes Session

I mentioned previously that I might be attending TechEd Europe this year to present on Windows Server 2008 R2 Group Policy changes. Well its confirmed. I am definitely coming! (Yeah!!) So I started to think about what you might like to see from my sessions….and rather than me guess about what you want to see,…


Managing Power with Group Policy Preferences: TechEd Online Video

We’ve mentioned managing power a couple times here on the blog, including a brief introduction and a detailed step-by-step walk through by Alan Burchill (shows how to configure power options that consider Business Hours vs . Off Hours using Group Policy Preferences targeting). Here’s a high level discussion of GP Preferences and why managing power using GPP will save…


AGPM: GPLinks are being destroyed each time I deploy

A customer reported an issue to me recently where the customer reported that when using AGPM 3.0, each time they deployed out to production, their GPLinks were being destroyed. Why is this occurring? What’s probably relevant here is to outline what’s happening and why. When AGPM manages GPO’s it performs all its editing offline. When…