Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: group policy editor


20 Dec 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 
group policy editor

i would like to know if there is a way to get the group policy editor to work for windows 7 home premium

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

20 Dec 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Shark,

Sorry, but no.

Group policy is only available in the Windows 7 Professional, Ultimate, and Enterprise editions. That's one of the reasons why Home Premium is cheaper in price.
Local Group Policy Editor - Open
You can still use the registry to set policy instead. You could just post what you needed, and I'm sure we can help like in your other post here for this.

In addition, here's the group policy search page to know what registry settings to use.
Group Policy Search
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Dec 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 

For general tweaks and other settings for Windows 7 you could get third party addons such as Tweak-7 from
https://www.totalidea.com/tweak-7.php or Windows Tweaker from TweakHound - Tweaking Windows 7, Page 13.

Note, all GPEdit does is modify the registry using a friendly GUI, most settings can be set using Regedit anyway you just need to know what and where they are set. Any settings you are particularly looking for?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 group policy editor




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: group policy editor
Thread Forum
Solved local group policy editor General Discussion
Solved Can't find Group Policy Editor General Discussion
Group Policy Editor General Discussion
group policy editor error Customization
Group Policy Editor or Local Security Policy System Security
Group editor policy help Software
How to launch Group Policy Editor General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:15 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33