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Word 2016 Workgroup Template GPO not applying.

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I'm fairly new to group policies so I'll try to explain this the best I can. I'm trying to create a GPO that will add our companies workgroup template path from our network shares drive.

Here is a list of everything I have done so far

-Created "Office Templates" GPO
-Edited User Configuration - Microsoft Office 2016 - Enabled Workgroup templates path \\\shares\Support\Templates & Forms
-Added Authenticated Users under scope

-A registry entry is created after the gpupdate
-I run a gpupdate, go into Word 2016, and I can see that there is a shared location showing up but nothing is in there.
-I go to file locations under advanced options and it is blank.

Does anyone know why it is not working?
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