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GPO : Registry key to disable short file name creation (Best Practice)

In my post┬áServer 2012: Best Practice – Disable short file name creation I disabled short file name creation on a single DC, but as I don’t manually want to do this on all my DCs, I’m going to create a

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Server 2012 : GPO manage Remote Assistance

I want to disable Remote Assistance using GPO, which is rather simple: Open Group Policy Manager (gpmc.msc) Computer Configuration – Policies – Administrative Templates – System – Remote Assistance – Configure Solicited Remote Assistance : Disabled – Configure Offer Remote

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Server 2012 : GPO to setup local admin and RDP access.

In this post we will do the following: We are going to give access to a Group of people to RDP to Workstations and have local administrators rights. In order for RDP to work we also need to open firewall.

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Group Policy : Prevent access to registry editing tools

In another post we made changes to the registry in order for our Kiosk computer to log into a domain account without typing credentials. In order not to expose the Credentials used we now apply this GPO to prevent regedit

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