You’re sick of typing control alt delete (CTRL+ALT+DEL) every time you need to login to your dev server and you want to change your server’s password policies. It’s dev so you’re comfortable loosening security…
*** DO NOT DO THIS IN A PRODUCTION ENVIRONMENT!!!
To disable CTRL+ALT+DEL
Open Group Policy Management
Select Local Security Policy – Enable this option to turn off the ctrl-alt-del
To change the password policy
Open Local Security Policy
To change the password policy you will need to login to the domain controller using Group Policy Management from your administrative tools menu
Right mouse key on Default Domain Policy and
The Group Policy Management Editor will appear. In this window you can adjust the security settings for your entire domain.
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Ulysses Ludwig is a SharePoint architect with over 16 years in the IT and computer industry. Ulysses' primary focus is SharePoint but he dabbles in the latest web technologies and likes to develop software in his spare time.