Group Policy Management console empty on second DC

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Have a domain with two Win2012 R2 DCs.  

No group policy processing problems, but when opening the GP console on the second DC it is empty.

I think this started happening after the AD files were moved to a different disk on this DC.

dcdiag output all fine.

How can I troubleshoot this?
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and check...

if everything is OK

complete the windows update then check...  some times it'll be management console issue ...

even you can check the event viewer..

all the best

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Yes, all GPs are being applied correctly - to the DC itself as well.

No errors in the logs.

DNS and AD BPA scans don't reveal anything
Just realised if I go to Actions>Show Domains the local domain is not checked.  Checked it and now showing as normal.

Not sure what caused it to become unchecked??

Anyway, resolved.

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Found solution myself.

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