Importing GP template in Server 2008 R2

I'm following the instructions here:-

http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/google-in-the-enterprise/install-chrome-via-gpo-and-save-yourself-some-time/#postComments

... to deliver Chrome via a GPO. I am trying to add the template as described. However when I browse for the template file the file select box is looking for a .ADM file not the .ADMX files I have downloaded. How do I resolve this?
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
Download the templates
http://goo.gl/KbjCq

copy the contents and subdirectories of the admx folder to your domain controllers c:\windows\policy definitions or if using centralized policy C:\Windows\SYSVOL\domain\Policies\PolicyDefinitions folder
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
Thanks for this. Obviously I have already downloaded the template. Do I need to download them again?
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Sushil SonawaneCommented:
refer below link to download .adm tamplate for google chrome.

https://www.chromium.org/administrators/policy-templates
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
Guys thanks for this but is still leaves hole in my understanding. In the original article it says that "... ADMX is for Windows Server 2008 ...". But the system I'm doing this on does not look for ADMX but .ADM files. So do I use the .ADM files or is there something wrong with my AD?
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
then copy the .adm files to your policydefinitions folder... WHAT OS are you using?
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
See title: Server 2008 R2
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
2008R2 uses ADMX files
Administrative Templates (ADMX) for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 http://bit.ly/1jRr56M
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
OK but when I browse for the template files in the Policy editor it only allows me to find .ADM files.
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
you don't brows for template files to edit / create a gpo the options will be available.
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
You got me totally confused here. The article says:-

To get started, download the MSI and download the policy templates (Zip file). There are two different types of templates ADM and ADMX. ADM is for Windows Server 2003 domains and ADMX is for Windows Server 2008 domains ....

... To add the templates, select 'Administrative Templates' and click the file menu 'Action' | 'Add/Remove Templates'. Click 'Add' and browse to the template's location and navigate the folder structure "windows\adm\en-US" and select "chrome.adm". Then the template will appear under Administrative Templates as "Google" ...

Obviously the instructions here needs to be read as: select "chrome.adm(x)".
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
Please advise, thanks.
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
Don't expect google to be up to date with Microsoft products

Earlier versions of Group Policy that used ADM files suffered from a symptom known as SYSVOL bloat. These versions of Windows copied the set of ADM files into each Group Policy object stored on SYSVOL

Microsoft introduced the ADMX file format with Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008. This XML-based file format replaced the token-based ADM file format used by earlier versions of Windows to define administrative templates
http://rdsrc.us/4FcuZw
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
David isn't that what the google page says:-

... ADMX is for Windows Server 2008 domains ...

... ? What I'm querying is how I import the template using the ADMX files it could be that you've told me and I'm too thick to understand! But when I follow the instructions:-

... To add the templates, select 'Administrative Templates' and click the file menu 'Action' | 'Add/Remove Templates'. Click 'Add' and browse to the template's location and navigate the folder structure "windows\adm\en-US" and select "chrome.adm(x)". Then the template will appear under Administrative Templates as "Google" ...

I can only browse for .ADM files.
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
simply copy them to your c:\windows\policydefinitions folder or if using centralized policy to the C:\Windows\SYSVOL\domain\Policies\PolicyDefinitions folder.
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
No centralised policies so I copy the .ADMX files to c:\windows\policydefinitions?
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cescentmanAuthor Commented:
David many thanks for this, it worked a treat. Perhaps if you been more explicit eg: in the first answer: "Copy the files .... ignore the instructions on import as this is not required". I might have had grasped it more quickly.
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