Troubleshooting: Fail to log Security Settings from Default Domain Policy

This post discusses a case where we fail to log security settings from the Default Domain Policy. In this case, we had a small environment with 2 domain controllers, one holding all of the FSMO roles, the other a replica domain controller. The issue was noticed during an internal audit, and the customer noticed that […]

This post discusses a case where we fail to log security settings from the Default Domain Policy. In this case, we had a small environment with 2 domain controllers, one holding all of the FSMO roles, the other a replica domain controller.

The issue was noticed during an internal audit, and the customer noticed that certain security settings were not logged when you run GPRESULT /v, which normally details the resultant set of policies for the particular user and computer. To troubleshoot the issue we began gathering data, and sure enough, some items that were specified in the Default Domain Policy were skipped, and no errors were logged.

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