Using Your Sybex Electronic Book
To realize the full potential of this Sybex electronic book, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader with
Search installed on your computer. To find out if you have the correct version of Acrobat Reader, click on
the Edit menu—Search should be an option within this menu file. If Search is not an option in the Edit
menu, please exit this application and install Adobe Acrobat Reader with Search from this CD (doubleclick on AcroReader51.exe in the Adobe folder).
Navigate throught the book by clicking on the headings that appear in the left panel;
the corresponding page from the book displays in the right panel.
Find and Search
To find and search, click
on the toolbar or choose
Edit > Find to open the "Find" window. Enter the word
or phrase in the "Find What" field and click "Find." The
result will be displayed as highlighted in document.
Click "Find Again" to search for the next consecutive entry.
The Find command also provides search parameters such as
"Match Whole Word Only" and "Match Case." For more
information on these features, please refer to the Acrobat
Help file in the application menu.
Click here to begin using
your Sybex Elect ronic Book!
Automating the Windows XP Installation
If you have access to a Windows 2000 domain controller, you can complete the steps in
Exercise 2.4, which shows you how to publish an application. You will also need to have access
to the Windows 2000 Server CD.
Publishing an Application with Windows Installer
In Windows Explorer, double-click My Computer and double-click Local Disk (C:). Select
File New Folder and type in the name AdminTools.
Insert the Windows 2000 Server CD and copy the application file named I386Adminpak.msi
from the CD to the C:AdminTools folder. Right-click the AdminTools folder and select
Sharing. Select the Share This Folder option and click the OK button.
In the Active Directory Users and Computers window, right-click your domain name and
select Properties. Click the Group Policy tab. Click the New button and enter the name
Highlight the AdminTools package and click the Properties button. Click the Security tab.
Remove permissions from all groups except Domain Admins and SYSTEM by highlighting
each group and clicking the Remove button. For the Domain Admins group, check the Allow
boxes to allow the Read, Write, Create All Child Objects, Delete All Child Objects, and Apply
Group Policy permissions. Click the OK button.
Highlight the AdminTools package and click the Edit button. Expand User Configuration,
then Software Settings. Right-click Software Installation and select New Package.
Specify the network location (based on your computer name and the share name) of the
software package and click the Open button.
In the Deploy Software dialog box, specify the deployment meth