Userenv Errors

Hi,

Our company has a Windows 2000 Server Domain Controller with Windows XP workstations. All of the workstations are getting this error in the application log.

Event Type:      Error
Event Source:      Userenv
Event Category:      None
Event ID:      1058
Date:            12/05/2006
Time:            2:22:37 PM
User:            NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM
Computer:      COMPUTERNAME
Description:
Windows cannot access the file gpt.ini for GPO CN={60BB1293-FD16-4242-822B-C80D3068C135},CN=Policies,CN=System,DC=ClassicFoods,DC=local. The file must be present at the location <\\ClassicFoods.local\SysVol\ClassicFoods.local\Policies\{60BB1293-FD16-4242-822B-C80D3068C135}\gpt.ini>. (The system cannot find the path specified. ). Group Policy processing aborted.

If I browse to \\domainname.local\SysVol\domainname.local\Policies

This link returns some folders, but not the 60BB1293-FD16-4242-822B-C80D3068C135 folder listed in the error message. However, if I browse to \\servername\SysVol\domainname.local\Policies the 60BB1293-FD16-4242-822B-C80D3068C135 folder (and several other) folders do appear.

Any Ideas on what the problem could be?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

- Jason
sympactAsked:
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Jay_Jay70Commented:
Hi sympact,

there is a few possiblities with this
http://www.eventid.net/display.asp?eventid=1058&eventno=1752&source=Userenv&phase=1

also make sure your DNS csettings are correct - client should only be look at the server and nothing else...do youg et the 1030 as well?
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Keith AlabasterEnterprise ArchitectCommented:
Is this the only DC that you have? If yes, did you have another one installed at some time?

When the error start appearing? Can you tie-in any actions with that date?
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sympactAuthor Commented:
Hi,

DNS Setting are correct and I am getting the 1030 event aswell.

I cant tie the error in with any actions or date. There is a Domain Controller and a Backup domain controller.

I have figured out that when i type:

\\domainname.local\SysVol\domainname.local\Policies it is displaying the backup domain controller not the domain controller.

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Jay_Jay70Commented:
there is a hotfix out for this
http://support.microsoft.com/?id=842804
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sympactAuthor Commented:
I fixed this problem

For some reason the PC's were getting the policy from the backup domain controller. So I copied the policies to that server.
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Jay_Jay70Commented:
well there we go, good stuff
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Keith AlabasterEnterprise ArchitectCommented:
:)
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