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How to See Applied Group Policies in Windows 10

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The Local Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc) is a Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in that provides a single user interface through which all the the Computer Configuration and User Configuration settings of Local Group Policy objects can be managed.

The Local Group Policy Editor is only available in the Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, and Education editions.

This tutorial will show you how to see which Group Policy settings have been enabled and disabled from the Local Group Policy Editor on your Windows 10 PC.

You must be signed in as an administrator to see all applied group policies.


CONTENTS:
  • Option One: To See Applied Group Policies in Local Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc)
  • Option Two: To See Applied Group Policies in Resultant Set of Policy (rsop.msc)





See Applied Group Policies in Windows 10 OPTION ONE See Applied Group Policies in Windows 10
To See Applied Group Policies in Local Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc)

1. Press the Win+R keys to open Run, type gpedit.msc into Run, and click/tap on OK to open Local Group Policy Editor.


 2. To See All Applied Computer Configuration Policies

A) Navigate to Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\All Settings in the left pane of Local Group Policy Editor. (see screenshot below)

B) In the right pane of All Settings, click/tap on the State column title bar to have its arrow pointing upward to sort policy settings by state in ascending order.

C) You will now see any Enabled and Disabled policy settings sorted in ascending order above any Not configured.
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 3. To See All Applied User Configuration Policies

A) Navigate to User Configuration\Administrative Templates\All Settings in the left pane of Local Group Policy Editor. (see screenshot below)

B) In the right pane of All Settings, click/tap on the State column title bar to have its arrow pointing upward to sort by State in ascending order.

C) You will now see any Enabled and Disabled policy settings sorted in ascending order above any Not configured.
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See Applied Group Policies in Windows 10 OPTION TWO See Applied Group Policies in Windows 10
To See Applied Group Policies in Resultant Set of Policy (rsop.msc)

1. Press the Win+R keys to open Run, type rsop.msc into Run, and click/tap on OK to open Resultant Set of Policy.

2. You will now see Resultant Set of Policy is being processed for a moment. (see screenshot below)

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3. Only any Enabled and Disabled policy settings will be listed under Computer Configuration and User Configuration in Resultant Set of Policy. (see screenshot below)

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That's it,
Shawn