DSfW: GPMC reports "The permissions for this GPO in the sysvol folder are inconsistent with those in Active Directory"

  • 7011504
  • 12-Dec-2012
  • 14-Dec-2012


Open Enterprise Server 11SP1 (OES11SP1)
Domain Services for Windows


"The permissions for this GPO in the SYSVOL folder are inconsistent with those in Active Directory. It is recommended that these permissions be consistent.
Contact an administrator who has rights to modify security on this GPO."


This is a cosmetic error.  There is no loss of functionality.

Additional Information

Similar to samba bug 5483

For more information from a Microsoft perspective, see the Microsoft Knowledge Base article: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=20066"