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Is there a way to count how many systems received a GPO policy?

Posted on 2014-03-03
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We had a policy go out by accident and stop it after a few hours. The policy created 2 folders and copied a file to the local system.

Is there a way to find out how many systems received this policy in our Domain?
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by:Mike Kline
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Unfortunately no, there is no reporting mechanism in group policy.

Thanks

Mike
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by:rdefino
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is there any other mechanism that can go out and look at a system to see if a file of folder is in a certain location?
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You could write a script to touch each workstation to see if this folder exist and export the results to a text file on a network share...

http://www.edugeek.net/forums/scripts/2257-script-check-if-folder-exists-if-not-run-exe-file.html
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