Policies & Preferences You've probably heard of registry tattooing as it relates to NT 4 system policy. Tattooing was the effect that you saw whenever you applied a registry policy to a computer or user and then removed that policy file. Even though the policy...
This whitepaper provides an overview of the requirements for using the new Group Policy Preferences feature, and a quick overview of each new policy area within the product.
(reproduced from my original posting on Mark Minasi’s Forum, with some embellishments)
This is really more of a checklist of the kinds of things that typically go wrong in GPO processing, and how you can check for them.