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JSI Tip 2257. How did Windows 2000 Group Policy effect me or my computer?

To display the effect that Group Policy had upon you or your computer, open a command (CMD) prompt and type:

C:\>gpresult /?
Microsoft (R) Windows (R) 2000 Operating System Group Policy Result tool
Copyright (C) Microsoft Corp. 1981-1999

This tool displays the result of Group Policy for the current user and computer.
usage:  gpresult \[/V\] \[/S\] \[/C | /U\] \[/?\]

        /V      Verbose mode
        /S      Super verbose mode
        /C      Computer settings only
        /U      User settings only
Then try a few combinations of the options.

To determine the resultant Windows 2000 computer security policy, see Q258595.

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