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Local Policies to all users except administrators

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Hi im running new 3 pcs on a domain. They all use XO Pro

Is there a way to apply local policies to all users except administrators?

I want to prevent non admin users from changing settings on the pc.

I know its probably possible using Active Directory but is it also possible to use Group Polciy editor without it affecting admin users too?

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if you use GPEDIT locally on the machine it will apply to ALL users (admin included)

if you use active directory instead, and only apply your group policy to the groups/ou's that have the normal users (not the administrator/domain admin accounts) then the policy (assuming it's a user policy and not a computer policy) won't apply when the admin logs on.

which is the whole point of a domain. to be able to make these settings in a granular fashion
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