Policy CSP - Messaging

Messaging policies



Edition Windows 10 Windows 11
Home No No
Pro Yes Yes
Business No No
Enterprise Yes Yes
Education Yes Yes


  • Device

Enables text message back up and restore and Messaging Everywhere. This policy allows an organization to disable these features to avoid information being stored on servers outside of their control.

ADMX Info:

  • GP Friendly name: Allow Message Service Cloud Sync
  • GP name: AllowMessageSync
  • GP path: Windows Components/Messaging
  • GP ADMX file name: messaging.admx

The following list shows the supported values:

  • 0 - message sync is not allowed and cannot be changed by the user.
  • 1 - message sync is allowed. The user can change this setting.