Group Policy Preferences Speed Up

I just stumbled across the following post:

Looks like this guy suggested a way to speed up the evaluation of user/computer groups with group policy preferences (therefore speeding up logins and boot ups) at the AskDS site and they implemented it ( It seems this will only speed things up if your using security groups in your item level targeting.

This is what they produced:

I’m certainly going to test it and see if it’s worth rolling out where I work.

There are a few other tips on speeding up group policy processing generally that can be found here: In summary disable portions of a policy you don’t need to use (user/computer configuration), try to use the least amount of policies you can, and don’t overuse WMI filters.


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