Group Policy Editor gives errors on Windows 10 to DSfW Domain

  • 7021894
  • 28-Sep-2017
  • 19-Dec-2017


Open Enterprise Server 2015 (OES 2015) Linux Support Pack 1
Domain Services for Windows (DSfW)
Windows 10 with/without Creators Update
Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT)


Group Policy Editor (GPEDIT.EXE) throws an error:

Failed to open the Group Policy Object.  You might not have the appropriate rights.
Details:  The user name or password is incorrect


Refer to the Documentation:
  • OES 2015 Domain Services for Windows Administration Guide
    • Troubleshooting
      • Troubleshooting DSfW
        • Group Policy Update Failure on Windows 10
  • OES 2015 SP1 version can be found here

Additional Information

A script is also available to fix this.  Contact a support representative for a copy.

Important:  The resolution listed here may lead to additional errors.  See TID 7022355 for further information.