Find the right policies for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista SP1

When you’re deploying a new Active Directory environment, you have also have to design the new group policy structure. When you need to search for a specific policy and you don’t know where you can find it, use the following excel sheet. This sheet lists the policy settings for computer and user configurations included in the Administrative template files (.admx/.adml) delivered with Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1).

Download the Excel sheet

You can filter on the following options:

– Filename (.admx)
– Policy Setting Name
– Scope (User of Machine)
– Policy Path
– Registry information (HKLU or HKLC)
– Requirements
– Explain text
– Supported On

– Reboot required
– Logoff Required