1.    11 Aug 2015 #1
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    microsoft windows 10

    Windows 10 cannot find gpedit.msc


    Hi Guys I have just got windows 10 and I am trying to activate the action centre but it seems I don't have gpedit.msc
    , I upgraded from 8.1 .
    Can someone help me with this please.
    Donnylad.
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  2.    11 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Do you have Home or Pro version? Group policies are not supported in the Home version.

    winver will tell you which version you have.
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  3.    12 Aug 2015 #3
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    Hi navylcdr Thanks for the reply,,,,I have got the home edition , so can you tell me please what I can do about it.

    Donnylad
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  4.    12 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    New Orleans Northshore
    Posts : 169
    Win 10 pro Upgraded from 8.1

    upgrade to pro, gpedit has only been available to pro and enterprise ver since at least win 7

    on a goggle search I see some workarounds for 7 and 8 perhaps one of those would work for you? I can't personally say and I have had pro for many years.
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  5.    12 Aug 2015 #5
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    Windows 10 Pro

    In order to get gpedit.msc you have to upgrade to Pro. Not sure why you need a group policy to activate Action Center:
    How to Use Windows 10 Action Center | PCMag.com
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  6.    12 Aug 2015 #6
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    Thanks Navylcdr I when I see that it brings back the charms I don't think I really want it so thanks again and bye for now and thanks to you Clintigm.

    Donnylad
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  7.    12 Aug 2015 #7
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    New Orleans Northshore
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    Win 10 pro Upgraded from 8.1

    Did you try Windows key+A, that doesn't bring the charms back for me. I have them all turned off using Classic Shell
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  8.    15 Aug 2015 #8
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    Thanks the windows+A works for me too just fine.

    Donnylad
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  9.    10 Mar 2017 #9
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    Windows 10 64-bit Home Edition

    Great! Thanks.
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