Understanding group policies for Mac users and computers

Centrify group policies allow administrators to extend the configuration management capabilities of Windows Group Policy Objects to managed Mac computers and to users who log on to Mac computers. This chapter provides an overview to using the Centrify Mac group policies that can be applied to Mac computers and users.

For reference information about the Mac OS X-specific computer and user policies that you can set, see the following topics.

For additional information about creating and using group policies and Group Policy Objects, see your Windows or Active Directory documentation, such as https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/windowsserver/bb310732.aspx.

For information about other Centrify group policies that are not specific to Mac computers and users, see the Group Policy Guide.

The following topics are covered: