Windows 7 gpupdate not updating
Calling gpresult Show, that the value is not the same as I set in the registry.However when i change the registry value and restart the Computer, the changed value is applied.Please see the Group Policy operational log for the specific error message.Sets the number of seconds to wait for policy processing to finish before returning to the command prompt. Alternatively, you can use this command with no time limit specified to let gpupdate finish running before other commands that depend on it are run.
Examples include computer-targeted Software Installation. This option has no effect if there are no extensions called that require a restart.
Without executable files like gpupdate.exe, you wouldn't be able to use any programs on your PC.
Because of their usefulness and ubiquity, EXE files are commonly used as a method of delivery for virus / malware infection.
When the time limit is exceeded, the command prompt appears, but policy processing continues. Causes a logoff after the Group Policy settings are updated.
In a script, by using this command with a time limit specified, you can run gpupdate and continue with commands that do not depend upon the completion of gpupdate.