Cannot Update Group Policy

I cannot update or force an update of group policy on my domain controllers. It appears all Group Policy Objects are pointing to a folder that existed on an old domain controller that was removed from service. The two remaining 2008 controllers are replicating. I had a Volume Shadow Copy error on the PDC. How can I get Group Policy updated where the default domain policy points to the sysvol folder on the domain controller instead of the folder from the old server?
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Davis McCarnOwnerCommented:
Apparently, M$ wanted you to export the GPO's on the old server and then import them on the new.  About all I can suggest is to search the registry for policyDefinitions so you can change the folder, reboot, and pray a little.
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/Bb530196.aspx
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waynerayAuthor Commented:
I considered your suggestion and believe your suggestion would work. Therefore, I am giving points. However, I used DCPGofix on my two default GPOs and was able to recover them and update Group Policy on my servers. When I removed my old server from the domain, 'SYSVOL' was deleted so there is no way to recover what was lost.
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Davis McCarnOwnerCommented:
Great find!  I'll keep it in mind if I ever run into a similar problem.
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waynerayAuthor Commented:
I resolved the problem before receiving a response to the question. Also, while the expert's solution is a workable solution, the solution was not the best solution in my case.
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