2007 Office System Administrative Templates

News from the Office 2007 team!!!! The 2007 Office System Administrative Template is available. This download includes: The updated Group Policy Administrative Template files (ADM files) The updated Office Customization Tool (OCT) The updated Office customization tool OPA files ADMX and ADML versions of the 2007 Microsoft Office system Administrative Template files for Windows Vista…


Custom ADM for setting the default value of a registry key (Part 2 of 2)

Part 1 of this topic provided two ADM file examples to show how to create and set the default value of a registry key to block or allow cookies for Internet Explorer. In the Part 1 examples, the policy settings allowed or blocked cookies depending on the enabled or disabled state of each policy setting….


Setting Default Registry Key Values using Custom ADM Files (Part 1 of 2)

I’d like to give a big shout out to Sean Gallinetti for providing the custom ADM example files.   One use of creating and setting the default value of a registry key is creating the list of blocked and allowed cookies to configure the per site privacy actions for the Internet Explorer options. The per…


Are You Waiting for Office 2007 System ADMX Files?

Office 2007 System Administrative Templates (ADM) files are currently available for download at the following location. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=78161 And everyone is asking, but where’s the ADMX versions?  Help, I want to administer Office 2007 from my Windows Vista machine. To be clear, you do not have to wait for the ADMX files to start administering Office 2007…