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07 Feb

One of the feature I like on Windows 2012 and Windows 2012 R2 is the starter GPO for allowing the Power Shell cmdlet Invoke-GPUpdate to remotely schedule so as to update GPO settings at a time of our choosing.

This works all version of windows starting with Windows 2008 and Windows 7 and above from a Windows 2012 or Windows 8 host with the latest Remote Administration Tools.

In the example bellow we list the starter GPO names and create a new GPO from it an link it to the root of the domain.

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By updating the DCs first one can start implementing stronger authentication as clients are migrated and also start implementing policies that address the new versions of Windows as they start joining the domain.

Once the firewall rules have been enabled we can now use the cmdlet Invoke-GPUpdate from the Group Policy module installed on all Domain Controllers or hosts running the latest version of the Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT).

to schedule a task that will run at the time of our choosing and with the parameters we want.

You can combine this cmdlet in a scripted fashion to schedule the Gpupdate command on a group of computers.

The refresh can be scheduled to immediately start a refresh of policy settings or wait for a specified period of time, up to a maximum of 31 days.