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WINDOWS SERVER - ACTIVE DIRECTORY - Group Policy Results Report “AD/Sysvol Version Mismatch” from Windows 8 / 2012 and Later Versions



Article Summary: This article details steps to resolve an issue when running gpresult.exe on a given system or viewing the Group Policy Results report from the Group Policy Management Console (GPMC), an error "AD/Sysvol version mismatch" may appear.



SOLUTION:

Steps:

I. For Windows 8 & Server 2012 (which share the same codebase) there is a hotfix available.
Request kb2866345 hotfix from Microsoft Support .

II. For Windows 8.1 & Server 2012 R2 there is an update rollup kb2919394 that needs to
be applied.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

The displayed message results from a bug in the system code. There is no functional issue
with Sysvol in Active Directory.


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Article ID: SLN290719

Last Date Modified: 07/06/2015 05:17 PM


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