I am trying to create and possibly down the road modify a scheduled tasks on about 400 computers via group policy preferences. This is a computer policy not a user policy as multiple users log onto multiple computers throughout the day. All of these machines are XP and I have the group policy preferences update installed on all of them. When I create the group policy for scheduled tasks it will not itself up onto these computers until I click on restart. Is this how it is supposed to happen for scheduled tasks or are the computers just having an issue reaching the domain controller?
BTW I tried gpupdate and gpupdate /force, neither of which worked. Infact the restarting of the workstations did not work until I checked off enforce on this group policy.
This tutorial will walk an individual through setting the global and backup job media overwrite and protection periods in Backup Exec 2012.
Log onto the Backup Exec Central Administration Server. Examine the services. If all or most of them are stop…