Find the Group Policy that is being affected and on the delegation tab give “read” permission to the “authenticated users” group. This will not apply the policy to all users as that is controlled using the “Apply group policy” permission. This will simply allow the GPO to be read and thus interpreted by the PC.
Once updated, run a gpupdate /force and things should be back to the way they were.
This is an interesting one that i came across recently whilst trying to deploy an image to a brand new Microsoft Surface Pro 3.
I had two sitting on the bench ready to deploy our stock Windows 8.1 image. The first Surface PXE booted fine and jumped straight into the task sequence as normal however the second one came up with an error 0x80004005 when trying to look for the task sequences.
I knew that it wasn’t the image as surface numberone was working fine. I checked all of the usual things, replaced the ethernet cable etc and after a few reboots, I still had the same error.
After a little digging I found the solution.
The time in the UEFI BIOS was wrong.
The problem is that there is no option to change the time in the UEFI BIOS so you must change it using the PE environment instead:
Make sure that your boot image has command support enabled.
Boot into the Config Manager image.
Before proceeding any further, press the F8 key (Fn + F8).
At the command prompt type the ‘time’ command to change the current time.
Next type the ‘date’ command and enter the correct date following the format for the locale of the PE.
Verify that it has applied by typing
Close the command prompt and continue with your build.
We spent a decent chunk of our Wednesday getting a load of what Microsoft’s added to Windows 10 since the last time we saw it, and now the bravest among you can take (most of) that new stuff for a spin. The company launched the next build of the Windows 10 Technical Preview earlier this afternoon, and with it comes long-awaited features like Continuum — for when you’re running Windows on shape-shifting devices — and a new Xbox app that focuses on “the basics.”
And the biggest addition to the mix? Cortana has finally migrated from her home on Windows Phone to the desktop, though not everything works the way it should just yet. A post on the company’s Windows blog written by Microsoft engineering general manager Gabe Aul confirms that the virtual assistant can take down notes and answer questions about weather and finance, but she still has a little trouble transcribing more complex reminders. And the rub? A few of Microsoft’s juicier tidbits still aren’t ready for public consumption. There’s no mention made of the new Project Spartan browser or the company’s updated take on Office, but they’re expected to become available to Windows Insiders later this year. Patience, grasshoppers. Meanwhile, the rest of you can mosey over to the Windows Insider site to take Windows 10 for spin right here and now.
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Next month, Danwood will be welcoming a new influx of graduates as part of the company’s refreshed graduate recruitment programme. It promises to give departments across the business the chance to tap into a pool of highly motivated and technology-savvy individuals who are hungry to learn and grow their careers with us. The new graduates will get to experience every aspect of the business from sales, through to logistics, marketing and engineering.
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