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Refresh security settings in Windows 2000
Author: Craig "hachiroku" Mercer
Date Created:2003-03-25
Operating System(s):Windows Logo imageWindows 2000

Refresh security settings

secedit /refreshpolicy

This command refreshes system security by reapplying the security settings to the Group Policy object.

Syntax

secedit/refreshpolicy {machine_policy| user_policy}[/enforce]

Parameters

machine_policy
Refreshes security settings for the local computer.

user_policy
Refreshes security settings for the local user account currently logged on to the computer.

/enforce
Refreshes security settings, even if there have been no changes to the Group Policy object settings.