Certificate used by Wired or Wireless Network policies is missing in GPO settings report

Applies to: Windows 10, version 1909Windows Server, version 1909 (Datacenter, Standard)Windows 10, version 1903


Consider the following scenario:

  • You configure one of the following policies of a group policy object (GPO) to use the Microsoft: Smart Card or other certificate authentication method:
    • Wired Network (IEEE 802.3)
    • Wireless Network (IEEE 802.11)
  • You specify a root certification authority (CA) certificate to be used by the authentication.
  • The certificate has a single subject name.

In this scenario, the certificate is missing in the GPO settings report.


The issue occurs because of a code defect in Windows.


This issue affects only the GPO settings report. The certificate is successfully used by the authentication.