Download Group Policy ADM Files for All Microsoft Operating Systems

Download Group Policy ADM Files for all Microsoft Operating Systems

Administrative Template files are used to populate user interface settings in the Group Policy Object Editor, enabling administrators to manage registry-based policy settings. Each successive Windows operating system and service pack includes a newer version of these .adm files.

Note: In the upcoming Windows Vista and Windows Longhorn server, the .adm files will be superseded by .admx files. I will write an article about those in the near future.

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Previously, customers could only obtain the most recent .adm files by obtaining the latest service pack or operating system. Now, these .adm files are available directly from this page.

This page provides access to each version of the original .adm files that shipped with each operating system or service pack. Each set of .adm files is included in a Microsoft Installer (MSI) package, available for download from this page.

Supported Operating Systems: Windows 2000; Windows 2000 Service Pack 2; Windows 2000 Service Pack 3; Windows 2000 Service Pack 4; Windows Server 2003; Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1; Windows XP; Windows XP Service Pack 1

File information: These are the files you can download from the d/l page.

Windows Server 2003 SP1 admFiles_WindowsServer2003SP1 installs: • conf.adm, 2/22/2003 • inetres.adm, 2/18/2005 • system.adm, 2/18/2005 • wmplayer.adm, 7/18/2005 • wuau.adm, 7/18/2005 Windows XP SP2 admFiles_WindowsXPSP2 installs: • conf.adm, 7/17/2004 • inetres.adm, 7/23/2004 • system.adm, 7/17/2004 • wmplayer.adm, 7/17/2004 • wuau.adm, 7/17/2004 Windows Server 2003 admFiles_WindowsServer2003.msi installs: • conf.adm, 2/21/2003 • inetres.adm, 2/21/2003 • system.adm, 2/21/2003 • wmplayer.adm, 2/21/2003 • wuau.adm, 2/21/2003 Windows XP SP1 admFiles_WindowsXPSP1.msi installs: • conf.adm, 7/21/2001 • inetres.adm, 6/6/2002 • system.adm, 8/21/2002 • wmplayer.adm, 7/21/2001 • wuau.adm, 4/15/2002 Windows XP admFiles_WindowsXP.msi installs: • conf.adm, 7/21/2001 • inetres.adm, 7/21/2001 • system.adm, 7/21/2001 • wmplayer.adm, 7/21/2001 Windows 2000 SP4 admFiles_Windows2000SP4.msi installs: • conf.adm, 6/19/2003 • inetres.adm, 10/7/1999 • system.adm, 6/19/2003 • wmp.adm, 10/14/1999 • wuau.adm, 6/19/2003 Windows 2000 SP3 admFiles_Windows2000SP3.msi installs: • conf.adm, 9/21/1999 • inetres.adm, 10/7/1999 • system.adm, 7/20/2002 • wmp.adm, 10/14/1999 • wuau.adm, 7/20/2002 Windows 2000 SP2 admFiles_Windows2000SP2.msi installs: • conf.adm, 9/21/1999 • inetres.adm, 10/7/1999 • system.adm, 5/4/2001 • wmp.adm, 10/14/1999 Windows 2000 SP1 admFiles_Windows2000SP1.msi installs: • conf.adm, 9/21/1999 • inetres.adm, 10/7/1999 • system.adm, 7/21/2000 • wmp.adm, 10/14/1999 Windows 2000 admFiles_Windows2000.msi installs: • conf.adm, 9/21/1999 • inetres.adm, 10/7/1999 • system.adm, 11/29/1999 • wmp.adm, 10/14/1999

Download the Group Policy ADM Files (244 kb – 2.8 mb)

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