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Windows 7: Domain Group Policy 2003 environment & Windows 7 clients

16 Sep 2010   #1
afo1201tj

Windows 7 enterprise
 
 
Domain Group Policy 2003 environment & Windows 7 clients

Whenever I log in to windows 7 using my test AD account I only see 3 icons inside control panel.... When I log in to XP using the same AD account I see all the control panel icons that Im supposed to see according to my GP settings. So it looks like my GP is NOT working properly for windows 7 machines any ideas on what I can do to fix this issue?


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16 Sep 2010   #2
Lemur

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

Could it be the admin of Active Directory has set a group policy for Win 7 users that limits what is available in the Control Panel? They may not be administering XP the same way.

**EDIT** I just realized you are probably the network admin. Duh...
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16 Sep 2010   #3
Lemur

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

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