[Windows10] How to Install and use the Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc) in the Windows 10 Home version《2/2》

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Rewriting user ID

▼ Now, here open the 1C:\Windows\Temp\gpedit\” folder. From the folders shown below, we will edit the 2x64.bat file on a 64-bit system on PC

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)



▼ 1right-click x64.bat file and click 2Edit on the context menu.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

▼ x64.bat file is executed in Notepad, and the contents of the following file are displayed.

There are six “1%username%“as below, we’ll rewrite it to the current PC username.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

▼ For example, if your username is “MIK“, you can edit all 6 places to 1“%MIK%”. By pressing Ctrl + S, you can 2Save it.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

Check your user ID

▼ As shown below, press Windows + R to open the Run window.

Entering 1cmd in the text field, and then click 2OK button.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

▼ The following command prompt window opens. You can check the 1user ID.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

From Windows 10 Creators Update(Ver. 1703), Command Prompt on the right click menu for Start button has disappeared.

Instead, “Windows Powershell” has become the default display shell. You can check it at the link below about the contents on how to switch to the “command prompt“.

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Run as administrator

▼ Right-click the 1x64.bat file where the user ID is edited, and click 2Run as administrator“.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

▼ The User Account Control(UAC) appears to allow you to run the command prompt as administrator. Click the 1Yes button.

[Windows10]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

▼ The result is that the command is executed at the command prompt as shown below, and exits immediately.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

▼ Finally, the last step. Run the 1installer.exe” in the same “C:\Windows\Temp\gpedit\” folder. 1Right-click the file and click ” 2Run as administrator” as above.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

▼ As with the above command prompt, the command is executed and exits immediately. Now you’re done.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

Starting the Local Group Policy Editor

▼ Then, let’s start the Local Group Policy Editor. This time, Entering 1gpedit.msc” in the Windows Search box, and click 2gpedit.msc“.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)

▼ The local Group Policy Editor runs as shown below. Now you can do your usual work.

[Windows]Local Group Policy Editor(gpedit.msc)
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