32-bit applications can't change local Group Policy on 64-bit version of Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2

This article describes an issue in which 32-bit applications can't change local Group Policy on 64-bit version of Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2. A hotfix is available to fix this issue. Before you install this hotfix, check out the Prerequisites section.

Symptoms

This issue occurs after you install update 2936943.

For example, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 can't change local Group Policy.

Resolution

To fix this issue, we have released a hotfix for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2.

Hotfix information

Important If you install a language pack after you install this hotfix, you must reinstall this hotfix. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this hotfix. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.


A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that's described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

If the hotfix is available for download, there's a "Hotfix Download Available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section doesn't appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to get the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that don't qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website: Note The "Hotfix Download Available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you don't see your language, it's because a hotfix isn't available for that language.


Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, install update 2919355 in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2.

Registry information

To use the hotfix in this package, you don't have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix doesn't replace a previously released hotfix.
File information

File Information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). Be aware that dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time and with your current daylight saving time bias. The dates and times may also change when you perform certain operations on the files.
Windows 8.1/Windows Server 2012 R2
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gpedit.dll6.3.9600.17962992,25622-Jul-201514:15Not applicable
x86 Windows 8.1/Windows Server 2012 R2
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gpedit.dll6.3.9600.179621,059,32822-Jul-201514:16x86
x64 Windows 8.1/Windows Server 2012 R2
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Gpedit.dll6.3.9600.179621,106,43222-Jul-201514:21x64
Gpedit.dll6.3.9600.179621,059,32822-Jul-201514:16x86

Additional file information

Windows 8.1/Windows Server 2012 R2
File propertyValue
File nameArm_10cd4f4aa397beb3677dcb9a42fce217_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17962_none_81a361fc163d0836.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size712
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)22:12
PlatformNot applicable
File nameArm_microsoft-windows-g..policy-admin-gpedit_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17962_none_62e7f754806fba84.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size7,486
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)15:12
PlatformNot applicable
File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size1,600
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)22:12
PlatformNot applicable
x86 Windows 8.1/Windows Server 2012 R2
File propertyValue
File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size1,600
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)22:12
PlatformNot applicable
File nameX86_90e7b907522c80625d26246b47d916ca_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17962_none_603b79ff26be38d5.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size712
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)22:12
PlatformNot applicable
File nameX86_microsoft-windows-g..policy-admin-gpedit_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17962_none_62e584fc80729bbe.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size7,486
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)15:23
PlatformNot applicable
x64 Windows 8.1/Windows Server 2012 R2
File propertyValue
File nameAmd64_74163d2316b22ed83bea305f3fd98ded_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17962_none_e2993eb6a01cd052.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size716
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)22:12
PlatformNot applicable
File nameAmd64_90e7b907522c80625d26246b47d916ca_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17962_none_bc5a1582df1baa0b.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size714
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)22:12
PlatformNot applicable
File nameAmd64_microsoft-windows-g..policy-admin-gpedit_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17962_none_bf04208038d00cf4.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size7,494
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)16:12
PlatformNot applicable
File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size2,704
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)22:12
PlatformNot applicable
File nameX86_microsoft-windows-g..policy-admin-gpedit_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17962_none_62e584fc80729bbe.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size7,486
Date (UTC)22-Jul-2015
Time (UTC)15:23
PlatformNot applicable

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References

See the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.
Vlastnosti

ID článku: 3078630 – Posledná kontrola: 8. 9. 2015 – Revízia: 1

Pripomienky