Hi, 95-97% of my company's w2k pro hangs when applying security policy between 10-45mins. daily and some troubleshooting, i found out that the computer always hangs after reading the workstation policy, in this workstation policy we defined the Max. size of the application,security and system log files, and some Internet Explorer settings too. We disable the: Disable showing the splash screen, Disable software update shell notifications on program launch, Disable Perodic check for Internet Explorer software updates and Disable Automatic Install of Internet Explorer components, under Local Policy Audit Policy we are auditing: Audit account logon events (Success, Failure) Audit logon events (Sucess, Failure) and Audit system events (Success, Failure) all through Active Directory... I deactived the Audit and the Event log size area but no inprovemens...Somebody should please help we have about 600 workstation and the waiting time is really a lot ! ! !!