Troubleshooting GPO Drive Maps Preferences – Error Code 0x80070035

Hi guys, Some time ago I got an error while configuring GPO Preferences to map a network drive using item level targeting. The error was "0x80070035" the network location can not be found. The resolution of this issue was to remove the last slash " / " of the UNC share and voila! The GPO...

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GPO Prefereces vs. Administrative templates

Hi guys, Did you ever think where is the difference between Preferences and Administrative templates? So, here we go with some affirmations directly from Microsoft. Preferences are not enforced. But you can configure them to be reapplied automatically. See below a list of differences. • Preference settings are not enforced. • Group Policy settings disable...

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GPO Authenticated Users after Update MS16-072

Hi guys, Please be aware that after the installation of this update MS16-072 you must add the Read permissions to the Authenticated users group in the GPO Objects delegation tab. In order to get those GPO Policies successfully applied. More information from the official Microsoft Support page here: UPDATE JUNE 14, 2016. MS16-072

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