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Policies are applied via a configurable timestamp... Your just not waiting
long enough... GPUPDATE /FORCE says "Apply all policies right now...
regardless of the timestamp".
"Mike Schmeitz" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Win2k AD with loopback policy. All policy's are applied except 1. The
> loopback policy. Policy is applied for user settings, but is NOT
> applied for computer.
> gpresult does not show the loopback GPO. Restarted system several
> times with same result. After running the "gpupdate /force" the
> loopback GPO also showed in computer settings.
> Any idea how to activate the policy automatically, or what stops the
> policy being active after restart?
> Mike Schmeitz