Modified software restriction policies are not taking effect as expected.
Cause: Software restriction policies have not been refreshed.
Solution: Refresh policy by logging off of the network and then logging on to the network again.
Cause: Software restriction policies are not being applied.
Solution: Create and check the log file.
You can create a log file to review software restriction policies by editing the following registry key:
Add the new string value LogFileName and add a path and file name for the log file, in the following format:
For example, one valid specification would be C:\Windows\Safer.log.
For more information about adding values to registry keys, see To add a value
Incorrectly editing the registry may severely damage your system. Before making changes to the registry, you should back up any valued data on the computer.