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February 6, 2017 at 1:06 am

Hi, is-it possible to edit a GPO with Powershell, what I'm looking for is to update a the Security Parameter – File System.
For example add authenticated user , folder and subfolder in write execute on the directory D:\EXPL

February 6, 2017 at 12:50 pm

The area you'd like to edit is not directly exposed via the Group Policy cmdlets ( as far as I know.

As alternative you could backup the GPO with the Backup-GPO cmdlet, modify the .inf file for the file system permissions and import the modified backup again via Import-GPO again.

However, you need to ask yourself if a group policy modification really needs to be automated.

February 6, 2017 at 2:19 pm

Only way I know to read/write GPO settings is to use SDM software

Group Policy Automation Engine