Improve company productivity with a Business Account.Sign Up

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 81
  • Last Modified:

Group Policy Preferences Fail when Authenticated Users is removed.

Creating a mapped drive in GPP for a GPO linked at the domain level works fine when Security Filtering is set to Authenticated users.

The drive mapping fails when we remove Authenticated Users and replace with a single user account. The account is added and checked to make sure it has read and apply rights.

In order to get the drive to map, we have to add the computer account to the security filtering as well.

Why must we add the computer account to security filtering when we want the drive mapped to the user no matter the machine to which they log on?
0
spencerturbine
Asked:
spencerturbine
  • 2
1 Solution
 
oBdACommented:
That's "by design" since June:
MS16-072: Security update for Group Policy: June 14, 2016
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3163622
0
 
spencerturbineAuthor Commented:
Bingo!
0
 
spencerturbineAuthor Commented:
Thanks!
0
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

Join & Write a Comment

Featured Post

Get 10% Off Your First Squarespace Website

Ready to showcase your work, publish content or promote your business online? With Squarespace’s award-winning templates and 24/7 customer service, getting started is simple. Head to Squarespace.com and use offer code ‘EXPERTS’ to get 10% off your first purchase.

  • 2
Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now