This shows that IIS and its pipings are broken and client computers cannot communicate with the server.Another symptom and a confirmation of the broken IIS hypothesis is a selection of the following warning and error events listed for Windows Server Update Services: service prior to manipulation.Log Name: System Source: Microsoft-Windows-Group Policy Date: PM Event ID: 1058Task Category: None Level: Error Keywords: User: SYSTEMComputer: Description: The processing of Group Policy failed. Group Policy settings maynot be applied until this event is resolved.
On the surface at least, the server looks OK: It synchronizes with upstream Microsoft servers, displays newly-published updates, approves and declines as been told, and downloads approved updates flawlessly.
This issue may be transient andcould be caused by one or more of the following:a) Name Resolution/Network Connectivity to the current domain controller.b) File Replication Service Latency (a file created on another domaincontroller has not replicated to the current domain controller).c) The Distributed File System (DFS) client has been disabled.
Event Log Error :- Getting only this error on client side. LOCAL\Policies\gpt.inifrom a domain controller and was not successful.
Windows Update now recommends the installation of Update for Windows Server Update Services 3.0 SP2 [for x64-based Systems] (KB2720211).
It’s a 28 MB download from Microsoft servers if you’re curious.