Solved

How do you update Group Policy (GPUPDATE) on windows 2000 servers?

Posted on 2006-10-19
6
2,129 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Hi All,


It's been nearly two years since i've used a Windows 2000 machine.  But it seems "GPUPDATE /Force" is only availible to Windows 2003.


Is there a way to force Group Policy to be reapplied to a Windows 200 Server?



Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:detox1978
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
6 Comments
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
inbarasan earned 500 total points
ID: 17765207
Dear detox1978,
check this article
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/227302/
Hope this helps

Cheers!
Inba
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:olifarago
ID: 17765213
Hi tolsonkra,

You use SECEDIT /REFRESHPOLICY MACHINE_POLICY /ENFORCE and SECEDIT /REFRESHPOLICY USER_POLICY /ENFORCE in Windows 2000.

See here for more info http://support.microsoft.com/kb/227302/

Hope this Helps,
Oli
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:inbarasan
ID: 17765216
detox1978,
You may also check this http://techsupt.winbatch.com/ts/T000001036004F29.html
0
The Eight Noble Truths of Backup and Recovery

How can IT departments tackle the challenges of a Big Data world? This white paper provides a roadmap to success and helps companies ensure that all their data is safe and secure, no matter if it resides on-premise with physical or virtual machines or in the cloud.

 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 17765223
secedit /refreshpolicy user_policy \enforce
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 17765227
too slow it seems :) and my syntax as usual was back to front
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:detox1978
ID: 17765430
Thanks for the speedy replies.... :O)
0

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar: Networking for the Cloud Era

Did you know SD-WANs can improve network connectivity? Check out this webinar to learn how an SD-WAN simplified, one-click tool can help you migrate and manage data in the cloud.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
Part One of the two-part Q&A series with MalwareTech.
In this video, viewers will be given step by step instructions on adjusting mouse, pointer and cursor visibility in Microsoft Windows 10. The video seeks to educate those who are struggling with the new Windows 10 Graphical User Interface. Change Cu…
Monitoring a network: how to monitor network services and why? Michael Kulchisky, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, VTSP, VSP, CCSP outlines the philosophy behind service monitoring and why a handshake validation is critical in network monitoring. Software utilized …

627 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question