Posted by: kurtsh | January 20, 2022

INFO: 25 Windows Policies you shouldn’t set

Ever heard of policy bloat?  Yeah, I know.  We don’t have time to worry about that… but as with all policies, in Windows there are policy settings that no longer work or have been phased out for other policies. We’ve documented 25 that you should review.

imageWe have listened to your feedback and learned a lot about which experiences work and which don’t. We have also worked to evolve and simplify the controls needed to support these improved experiences, and identify which older policies have become irrelevant or replaced with a better option. As a result, the Windows update policy set contains policies that no longer have any impact; that don’t work as described on devices running Windows 10, version 20H2 or later; or that work but not as well as the policies that were added to accomplish a similar experience in a much better way.

Read about them here:


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