The NetIQ Group Policy Administrator MMC closes when attempting to perform the 'Export to AD' operat (NETIQKB18539)

  • 7718539
  • 02-Feb-2007
  • 29-Aug-2008


NetIQ Group Policy Administrator 3.0

The NetIQ Group Policy Administrator MMC closes when attempting to perform the 'Export to AD' operation.

The Export to AD operation does not check for the user's permissions to modify the live GPO in Active Directory. 


This issue is resolve with Hotfix Q26953B.  To install this hotfix, run the GPA300000_HotfixQ26953B.exe file on the computers that have the GPA Consoles (MMC snap-ins) installed.

This hotfix modifies the following files on the computers that has the GPA Console:

  • faADContainerInterface.dll
  • faAdmin.dll
  • faDBContainerInterface.dll
  • fagpr.dll
  • faGpReport.dll
  • faGPRInterface.dll
  • faPAnalysis.dll
  • GpoSummary.rpt
  • PolicyAuditing.dll
  • SnapInEncapsulation.dll
  • faGPRScrObj.dll

By default, these files are located in the C:\Program Files\NetIQ\Group Policy Administrator\Bin folder.

Additional Information

Formerly known as NETIQKB18539