GPO User Configuration settings not being applied to Core servers
Posted on 2011-09-12
I have a GPO that includes both computer and user configuration settings but only the computer setting get applied to servers running core installations. Running RSoP or GPresult on the full installation servers shows both the computer and user settings from the policy applied. On the core servers, all of the computer settings from the policy are there but the user configuration area shows no settings defined. Is this normal behavior for core servers? If not, what could be causing the user settings from the policy to be skipped or denied? The core servers in question are a domain controller/DNS server and a certificate authority and neither has any other roles installed. The only features installed are WoW64 Support (installed on both) and .NET Framework (only on the DC).