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GPP file update is not working.

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  • I use UPDATE under user configuration>preferences>windows settings>files trying to copy just one ini from a network share to a location in the users' roaming profile: 

    Source: \\server1\share\app\update.ini
    Destination: \\server1\userprofiles\%username%\appdata\roaming\app\update.ini

    The user account being used to login to server1 has r permission to source and r/w to destination. 

    I do not see the file being copied to the destination.  

    The policy is linked to the OU that contains server1.  I login to server1 using an account part of the group being specified in security filtering.  RSOP shows the user group policy is on server1.  

    Please advise wherelse I should check.

    Thanks,. 

    Tuesday, August 30, 2016 1:14 PM

Answers

  • Hi,

    Thanks for your post.

    If you want the policy apply to users, you need link the group policy to users OU.

    And go to Common Tab in GPP and check: Run in logged in user credentials.
    To change thesecurity context to your user, who is allowed to access
    the share.

    Best Regards,

    Jay


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    Wednesday, August 31, 2016 4:59 AM
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