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When I try to use secpol.msc (Group Policy) I get an error:

Failed to open group policy object on this computer. You may not have appropriate rights.

I am an admin and I tried running it as a administrator but I still get it.

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Is your account part of a domain? If yes, try assigning it a Domain Administrator Role (Adding it to a domain administrator group). –  Thomas May 10 '11 at 5:04
What version of Windows are you running? –  Andrew Cooper May 10 '11 at 5:22
@AndrewCooper i have win7 ultimate –  winter4w May 11 '11 at 0:31
@Thomas no I am not on a domain –  winter4w May 11 '11 at 0:32

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