Managing Group Policy Objects (GPO): preferences (GPP) and registries


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  • Duration 3 days
  • Regular fee 1 300
  • Preferential fee 1 125?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Quebec City
  • Laboratory


To provide the knowledge and skills required to administer Active Directory using group policies and preferences in Windows 2008 R2 / 2012 R2 networks.

Targeted audience

System or network administrators and IT technicians.


Practical experience with Windows Server administration and Active Directory.

Customer Testimonials

The trainer has a great experience and knowledge of the subjec matter. He is also very receptive.

Hugo R. / Soutien technique, Chambre de commerce du Montréal métropolitain


  • How Group Policy Objects (GPOs) work; using preferences
  • Compatibility of GPO/GPP with Window 7, 8 and Windows Server 2008 R2 / 2012 R2.
  • Security features provided by GPOs
  • Differences between local policies and Active Directory domain policies
  • The admx administrative models
  • Using the new Group Policy Management Console with RSAT under Windows 8.1
  • Restricting access to software with GPOs
  • Using GPOs to deploy service packs
  • Using GPOs to deploy applications (Office)
  • Configuring firewalls with GPOs
  • Replacing disk and printer connection scripts with GPP (Group Policy Preferences)
  • Documenting and policy validation

Material Note

The course material is in English.


*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    September 27 to September 29 2017

  • Quebec City

    November 15 to November 17 2017

  • Montreal

    December 4 to December 6 2017

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