troubleshooting Question

Default Domain Policy deleted

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Active DirectoryWindows Server 2012
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I have a 2012 test server.  I was messing around with a central store for gpo's.  While I was creating the centralized store, I renamed the wrong folder.  This caused group policy management to display an error that I couldn't find or read the GPO for the default domain policy.  Before I figured out that I renamed the wrong directory, I deleted the default domain policy, so that I could recreate it.  I later found that I had renamed the wrong directory in sysvol.  But the damage was done and now I can't create a default policy.
I can't quite figure out how to recreate it.  Can anyone help?

BTW I could easily just wipe the domain and start over, but I want to learn how to recover from an error like this incase I encounter a client who did something as stupid as me, but in production.
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