General View Configured Group Policies in Windows 11


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The Local Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc) is a Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in that provides a single user interface through which all the the Computer Configuration and User Configuration settings of Local Group Policy objects can be managed.

The Local Group Policy Editor is only available in the Windows 10/11 Pro, Enterprise, and Education editions.

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This tutorial will show you how to see which group policies have been configured (enabled and disabled) from the Local Group Policy Editor in Windows 10 and Windows 11.


You must be signed in as an administrator to see all configured group policies.



Contents

  • Option One: View Configured Group Policies in Local Group Policy Editor
  • Option Two: View Configured Group Policies in Resultant Set of Policy




Option One

View Configured Group Policies in Local Group Policy Editor


1 Open Local Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc).

2 Do step 3 (Computer Configuration) or step 4 (User Configuration) below for which configured policies you want to view.

3 To View All Configured Computer Configuration Policies

A) Navigate to Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > All Settings in the left pane of Local Group Policy Editor. (see screenshot below)​

B) In the right pane of All Settings, click/tap on the State column title bar to have its arrow pointing upward to sort policy settings by state in ascending order.​

C) You will now see any Enabled and Disabled policy settings sorted in ascending order above any Not configured.​

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4 To View All Configured User Configuration Policies

A) Navigate to User Configuration > Administrative Templates > All Settings in the left pane of Local Group Policy Editor. (see screenshot below)​

B) In the right pane of All Settings, click/tap on the State column title bar to have its arrow pointing upward to sort by State in ascending order.​

C) You will now see any Enabled and Disabled policy settings sorted in ascending order above any Not configured.​

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Option Two

View Configured Group Policies in Resultant Set of Policy


1 Open Resultant Set of Policy (rsop.msc).

2 You will now see Resultant Set of Policy is being processed for a moment. (see screenshot below)

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3 Only any Enabled and Disabled policy settings will be listed under Computer Configuration and User Configuration in Resultant Set of Policy to view. (see screenshot below)

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That's it,
Shawn Brink


 

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IanMosley

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Shawn,

I think you may be pointing to the wrong Step ?

2 Do step 2 (Computer Configuration) or step 3 (User Configuration) below for which configured policies you want to view. ????

which ricochets down through Option 1 .

:rolleyes:
 

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