Group Policy on Wireless laptops

Discussion in 'Wireless Networking' started by Matt, Nov 17, 2004.

  1. Matt

    Matt Guest


    I am a teacher at our school we have windows 2000 server running our
    network. We have active directory and group policies that all work great
    with our desktop computers. We are currently adding in wireless laptop. I
    can sign on to the domain with user name and password. I can access the
    internet. But, none of the computer or user group policies are . The
    laptop are running windows XP.

    Thanks Matt
    Matt, Nov 17, 2004
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  2. Matt

    Pavel A. Guest

    Do you have a logon script that runs off the server?
    If yes, do you see it running on the wireless clients?

    Pavel A., Nov 18, 2004
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  3. Matt

    Matt Guest

    There is a logon script set in group policy that does not run.

    Also using gpresult it does not acknowledge group policy for computer or
    user both of which work on XP desktops.
    Matt, Nov 18, 2004
  4. Matt

    Matt Guest

    Logon script set in group policy does not run.

    Also gpresult does not show either computer or user policy, both of which
    run on windows XP desktop.
    Matt, Nov 18, 2004
  5. Matt

    Pavel A. Guest

    This seems like your machine does the logon locally, without going to domain
    controller - because network is not yet available at the logon time.
    At some time later after logon the nework connection becomes available,
    but the chance to get the policy is missed.
    If my memory serves, there is an option to poll the group policy periodically,
    if this is true, you can get it after logon as well.

    Pavel A., Nov 19, 2004
  6. Matt

    Guest Guest

    Guest, Nov 24, 2004
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