Appendix B: Resources for Learning About Group Policy (Windows Server 2003)
Applies To: Windows Server 2003 with SP1
This appendix provides a list of resources for learning about Group Policy, Group Policy settings, and the Group Policy Management Console (GPMC).
Resources for Learning about Group Policy
To learn about using Group Policy and the Group Policy Management Console (GPMC), see the following resources.
Windows Server 2003 Group Policy page on the Microsoft Web site at:
The Group Policy Technology Center Web site at:
Designing a Managed Environment in the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Deployment Kit at:
The Group Policy Collection of the Windows Server 2003 Technical Reference at:
Article 816662, "Recommendations for Managing Group Policy Administrative Template (.adm) Files" in the Microsoft Knowledge Base at:
To learn about Group Policy settings that can be used with Windows Server 2003, see the following resources.
The Group Policy Settings Reference on the Microsoft Web site at:
Installing Group Policy Management Console (GPMC)
Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) unifies the management of all aspects of Group Policy. Using GPMC, you can manage Group Policy objects (GPOs), Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) filters, and permissions on your network.
GPMC is available for download from the Microsoft Web site. For instructions for downloading and installing GPMC, see the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Web site at:
To run GPMC, click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Group Policy Management.