Group Policy Blog

Using GPUpdate /Sync to Your Benefit [VIDEO]

In a previous blog posting, I talked about the gpupdate command-line utility for forcing a GP refresh on a local system. I briefly mentioned the /sync parameter, which doesn’t actually do a GP refresh at all, but instead, just marks the next foreground GP refresh (either a machine restart or user logon) cycle as “Synchronous”. … Read More.

SpecOps GPUpdate 2.0 Ships

Just a quick update to my previous blog posting to let you all know that the 2.0 version of GPUpdate has shipped from SpecOps: http://www.specopssoft.com/products/specopsgpupdate/ Tags: SpecOps, GPUpdate

New/Updated Group Policy Products from SpecOps

My friends at SpecOps are getting ready to release one updated and one new product that continues to make Group Policy a more powerful solution for managing Windows desktops and servers. They are getting ready to release an update to their free GPUpdate tool, which snaps into AD Users and Computers to provide features such as … Read More.