After you modify group policies on a Windows 2000-based server, the following error messages may be recorded in the Application event log every five minutes:
Event Type: Warning Event Source: SceCli Event Category: None Event ID: 1202 Date: 21/09/1999 Time: 18:15:14 User: N/A Computer: MachineName Description: Security policies are propagated with warning. 0x4b8 : An extended error occurred. Please look for more details in TroubleShooting section inSecurity Help.
Event Type: Error Event Source: Userenv Event Category: None Event ID: 1000 Date: 21/09/1999 Time: 18:15:14 User: NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM Computer: SLDN220IN Description: The Group Policy client-side extension Security was passed flags (17)and returned a failure status code of (1208).
A conflict in Group Policy can cause these events to occur. These error messages can occur if the "Rename Administrator Account" security policy is enabled and then set to an account name that is already in use.
To resolve this issue, either disable the "Rename Administrator Account" policy or configure the policy to use an account name that does not exist.For additional information, click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
259576 Group Policy Application Rules for Domain Controllers
258595 Gpresult Does Not Enumerate Resultant Computer Security Policy