Implementing Device Restrictions in Vista and Server 2008


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Date: December 2008
Type: White Paper
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Overview: With Vista clients and Server 2008 systems, there are a number of new Group Policy settings that allow us to exert some level of control over which devices users can install and use. Depending on the mix of Help Desk calls in your organization, these settings may be worth the time and effort it takes to understand, test, and implement them. This white paper will look at the basics of Plug and Play, the device installation and usage policies, and some suggestions on how to target your settings by using Group Policy Object links.

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