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I'm trying to learn about windows security templates on xp. In my example, I want to change a setting on a windows xp machine. I generate the sdb and .ini file then apply it using

cmd /c echo y | secedit /configure /db "Test.sdb" /cfg "Test.inf" /overwrite /verbose

Will this actually change the setting or only allow me to change the setting?


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This will import the security template specified in Test.inf into the database Test.sdb and apply it to the system.

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