Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Some useful links for group policy client side debugging

Group policy debugging:

How to enable it: http://blogs.technet.com/b/mempson/archive/2010/01/10/userenvlog-for-windows-vista-2008-win7.aspx

Enabling it for older OS's: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/4506.group-policy-debug-log-settings.aspx

How to understand the log files: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/richpec/archive/2009/07/20/userenv-debugging-line-by-line.aspx

Repairing local security policy: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/278316

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Internet filter and computer control for kids

I'm doing some progressing documentation and discussion on some efforts that I'm making for trying to restrict my kids' usage of their Linux Mint laptop.  This focuses mostly on internet filtering, but also has some other day of the week type usage controls mixed in.  Full discussion at: Internet Filtering for kids