Resources for the GPMC
Updated: April 17, 2012
Applies To: Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012
This topic contains links to more information about Group Policy and related technologies.
For the Group Policy Tech Center see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=66015. This Web site is an entry point for Group Policy documentation, including information about deployment, operations, training, support, and communities.
For the Group Policy Settings Reference see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=131389. This document lists Group Policy settings described in administrative template (ADMX) files and security settings. This spreadsheet includes all administrative template policy settings for Windows® 7.
For the GPMC COM Interfaces see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=139089. This Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) topic lists the COM interfaces that support scripting for many of the tasks that you can perform by using the Group Policy Management Console.
For the GPMC Sample Scripts see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=65841. This set of sample scripts provides examples of how to use these interfaces for real-world administrative problems; scenarios are available as a downloadable package.