Active Directory Policies

Fine-Grained Password Policies

In Active Directory, there can be only one Password Policy and Account-Lockout Policy per domain. Situations may arise in which setting different account policies for different types of users will be required. For example, employees in the finance department may need a…
Active Directory Policies

Creating a GPO in Active Directory

GPOs can be created and managed using the Group Policy Management Console (GPMC). The configuration settings can be edited using the Group Policy Object Editor (gpedit) console. The following steps illustrate how to create a GPO: Open the GPMC snap-in. Go to Start Menu…
Active Directory Objects

Active Directory Group Objects Management

As the self-explanatory name suggests, this object is meant to represent a group. In AD, a group is an object which can contain a collection of users, or computers, or contacts, or even other groups as members .It simplifies administrative burden. For example say in an…