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Stay using Offiline files on Slow VPN Connection.

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Hi ,
 have looked around web and registry to see how to do this.

A User at our company uses offline files/folders...

When online in the office all is well and he syncs when logging off.

When dialed up to the VPN from home ( slow connection ) , Windows 2000 ( SP4)  connects to the "LIVE" files/folders.


Any idea how to stay using Offline Files even though connect to Company LAN?

Cheers

Stephen
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On the folder than needs to synchronize go to tools > synchronize > click setup. At this point you can select what items are synchronized using the dial-up adapter and what items are synchronized using the network adapter and other options like when to synchroniza at logon or at logoff, or you can define scheduled tasks.
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I tried this but ony gives me an option for dialup...
The user has a wireless card and a GB card.. uses the wireless at home with broadband..

Actually found the answer at :

http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=263097

Cheers

Stephen
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