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Windows 7: Local Group Policy - Reset to Default

18 Nov 2017   #20
jonathancr

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

very educational thanks my corduroy.


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25 Jun 2018   #21
squirtmph

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition
 
 

Thank you for your post!
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25 Jun 2018   #22
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

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1 Week Ago   #23
macanannym

Windows 7 Custom x64
 
 

I'm going to post a caveat, maybe just rename the folders instead of deleting them. Or Move Them. The effect is the same, but if for some reason it farks up you system when you do this (which it really shouldn't), or it doesn't fix it, at least you can put them back. Copy over the existing files and folders with the copied/renamed items.

You could also launch gpedit.msc and change the admin approval modes as well to be less restrictive. IF this is fixing it, and you delete the local policies, any fixes that security patches have put in place might be removed if they are dependent on the group policy settings.

But yeah, this will force local policy to be vanilla, and works for most of these situations.
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