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Friday, September 2, 2016

How to configure the Logon Banner on Domain Computers by using Group Policy

This tutorial describes How to configure the Logon Banner on Domain Computers by using Group Policy in windows 2012R2

Step #1
gpmc.msc
Run==>CMD==>gpmc.msc
Step #2
Create logon banner in windows 2012R2

In Group Policy Objects==>New==>Name"Logon Banner"==> Press Ok==>Logon Banner==>Edit
Step #3
Create new GPO

Group Policy Management Editor==> Click on Computer Configuration, expand Policies, expand Windows Settings, expand Security Settings, expand Local Policies, expand Security Options
 Edit logon banner policy




Edit logon banner policy



On the Right Pane find the Policy==>Interactive logon: Message text for users attempting to log on.
In "Security Policy Settings"  Tab => Tick the "Define this policy settings in the template"==> Type Your Legal message content
Interactive logon Message text for users attempting to log on

Message in Message Box==>Press Ok
Then we need to provide TITLE for Example "WARNING!!!     TECHLANDA."
Interactive logon: Message title for users attempting to log on==>In "Security Policy Settings"  Tab => Tick the "Define this policy settings in the template"==> Your TITLE GOES HERE==>Press Ok
Interactive logon Message title for users attempting to log on

Step #4
Now we are going to Link our Logon Banner Policy.
Right Click on Domain Name "Techlanda.com" ==>Link an Existing GPO...==>GPO Wizard, in group policy objects, Select Logon Banner==> Press ok

Link an Existing GPO
Select Existing GPO

Added Existing GPO


Step # 5
Restart the client machine to Apply changes
Windows logon banner

I hope this information is useful for you. Please forgive any typos or incomplete sentences.
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