Group Policy Setting not applying on Windows 10 computers

GPO on Windows Server 2012R2 is not working with Windows 10 computers, one of my friend has setup-ed a new environment with domain controller and Windows 10 workstations, users have no access to the desktops, they cannot even delete the icons on their PC, even local admin access has not fixed the issue and they … [Continue reading]

Can we Replace on-premise Domain Controller with Cloud-based Active Directory

If you are looking for cloud-based Active Directory as a replacement for on-premise domain controller, like Active Directory without on-premise domain controller, we have an Azure Active Directory is cloud-based identity and access management service hosted in Microsoft datacenter, If you are looking to get rid of physical Domain Controller then Virtual machine in Azure or AWS is an option … [Continue reading]

Difference between Windows cumulative update and native Microsoft Windows update

How Native Microsoft Windows update works: Microsoft use to release Operating system and application patches on second or fourth Tuesday of every month, each fix and improvement as a separate patch/update segregating from critical, security, and improvement updates, companies validate and pick the updates as per there requirement, like only install critical update as this will impact the IT … [Continue reading]

How to Import ADMX files for Windows 10

Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) not showing Windows 10 related settings/policies

To manage Windows 10 machines through windows group policy you should have Windows 10 Group Policy (.ADMX) templates files and ADML files to your Windows Server 2003/2008/2012 R2 domain controllers, around 190 different templates are available for Windows 10 which help you to configure different setting on you Windows … [Continue reading]