Fix GPPrefs Scheduled Tasks and also Updating AD

Apr
18
2016

A student in a recent class showed me this article, which demonstrates how to make Scheduled Tasks (correctly) run as SYSTEM. I didn’t know this was a bug, but I’m glad I know there’s a fix !

https://maddog2050.wordpress.com/2014/09/11/gpo-issue-deploying-a-scheduled-task-running-as-system/

The same guy also has a nifty script to perform a full replication of all DCs in the domain. Handy if you’re getting inconsistent results with GP. Here’s a pointer to that nice script:

https://maddog2050.wordpress.com/2014/09/15/ad-force-sysvol-and-ad-replication/ 

Good job, MadDog 2050.. whomever you are !