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

detox1978
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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?



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Dear detox1978,
check this article
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/227302/
Hope this helps

Cheers!
Inba
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
detox1978,
You may also check this http://techsupt.winbatch.com/ts/T000001036004F29.html
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secedit /refreshpolicy user_policy \enforce
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too slow it seems :) and my syntax as usual was back to front

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Thanks for the speedy replies.... :O)

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