Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools
    Tool
    The Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools are a set of tools to help administrators streamline management tasks such as troubleshooting operating system issues, managing Active Directory®, configuring networking and security fe...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    4/28/2003
    Group Policy Settings Reference for Windows and Windows Server
    Document
    These spreadsheets list the policy settings for computer and user configurations that are included in the Administrative template files delivered with the Windows operating systems specified. You can configure these policy settings when you ...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    11/23/2015
    Administrative Templates (.admx) for Windows 10
    Document
    This page provides the complete set of Administrative Template (.admx) files for Windows 10
    FREE
    Release Date:
    11/17/2015
    Administrative Templates for Internet Explorer
    Tool
    This page provides the Group Policy Administrative Template files for Internet Explorer
    FREE
    Release Date:
    8/9/2014
    Office 2010 Administrative Template files (ADM, ADMX/ADML) and Office Customization Tool download
    Document
    This download includes Group Policy Administrative Template (ADM, ADMX/ADML) and Office Customization Tool (OPAX/OPAL) files for Microsoft Office 2010.
    FREE
    Release Date:
    7/11/2014
    Group Policy Management Console with Service Pack 1
    Application
    The Microsoft Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) with Service Pack 1 (SP1) unifies management of Group Policy across the enterprise. The GPMC consists of a MMC snap-in and a set of programmable interfaces for managing ...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    8/23/2012
    Local Administrator Password Solution (LAPS)
    Tool
    The "Local Administrator Password Solution" (LAPS) provides management of local account passwords of domain joined computers. Passwords are stored in Active Directory (AD) and protected by ACL, so only eligible users can read it or request its r...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    7/7/2015
    Microsoft System Center Management Pack for SQL Server
    Tool
    Management Pack for SQL Server provides the capabilities for Operations Manager 2007 R2 and Operations Manager 2012 to discover SQL Server 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, and SQL Server 2012. It monitors SQL Server components such as database engine instances, datab...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    11/19/2015
    Administrative Templates (ADMX) for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7
    Application
    This download details page provides the complete set of Administrative templates (ADMX) for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7.
    FREE
    Release Date:
    7/13/2010
    Microsoft Security Compliance Manager
    Tool
    This Solution Accelerator provides centralized security baseline management features, a baseline portfolio, customization capabilities, and security baseline export flexibility to accelerate your organization’s ability to efficiently manage the security a...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    1/30/2013