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Windows 7: Gpedit

26 Oct 2009   #1
seekermeister

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE
 
 
Gpedit

I ran a search in the Start Menu's Search window, but it found nothing. I checked in the Services.msc and it shows the Group Policy Client set to automatic and is started, so how do I access gpedit?


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26 Oct 2009   #2
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

gpedit.msc
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26 Oct 2009   #3
seekermeister

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE
 
 

I just tried to run gpedit in the run window, and it said that it couldn't find it. Does this have to be installed. I vaguely recall something about a snapin, but not enough to know if it is needed or not.
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26 Oct 2009   #4
seekermeister

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE
 
 

Nevermind, I had forgotten to add the extension.
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26 Oct 2009   #5
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Seekermeister,

What edition of Windows 7 do you have?

Local Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc) is only available in the Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Ultimate, and Windows 7 Enterprise editions.

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Nevermind, I see you got it.
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