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Group Policy Central Store

  1. Create a folder called PolicyDefinition at C:\Windows\SYSVOL\sysvol\{Domain Name}\Policies\
  2. Copy all the ADMX templates from C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions to the central store which is C:\Windows\SYSVOL\sysvol\{Domain Name}\Policies\PolicyDefinitions
  3. Verify that you are getting your templates from the Central Store: In Group Policy Management Console, edit a GPO and look for this: “Policy definitions (ADMX files) retrieved from the central store

Updating it:

When you upgrade to new Windows version, copy new templates into the central store, overwriting.

group_policy_central_store.txt · Last modified: 2018/04/09 09:56 (external edit)