Cannot update group policy

Posted on 2012-08-16
Last Modified: 2015-08-28
C:\>gpupdate /force
Updating Policy...

User policy could not be updated successfully. The following errors were encount

The processing of Group Policy failed. Windows could not determine if the user a
nd computer accounts are in the same forest. Ensure the user domain name matches
 the name of a trusted domain that resides in the same forest as the computer ac
Computer Policy update has completed successfully.

To diagnose the failure, review the event log or run GPRESULT /H GPReport.html f
rom the command line to access information about Group Policy results.
Question by:Tiras25
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    Post the results of GPRESULT /H GPReport.html
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    Accepted Solution

    Try following Microsoft suggestions to fix that

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    Author Comment

    I probably need to logoff and login back.  Have not done that for a long time.  Always put to sleep.

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    Check to see if the netlogon service is running on the workstation.

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