Renaming My Documents folder to My "username" for Domain Users

All,

How do you rename the My Documents Folder to My "Logged in Username" on the desktop/Documents and Settings via a GPO for the users in one domain?

Have been asked this question and can't for the life of me remember how to do this.

Can anyone put me out of my misery and tell what to do?

Ta.

Chris
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webmar45Connect With a Mentor Commented:
hi thy this script,
name it script.vbs and define it in an gpo for all users you want,
test it first!
martijn

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' This script will change the name of "My Documents" on the desktop
' to the username of the person logged in.
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Set WshNetwork = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Network")
Set WshShell   = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell")

' Error checking & get user
on error resume next
UserName=WshNetwork.UserName
if err.number <> 0 then
 UserName="NOBODY"
end if
err.clear
on error goto 0

' This next line rewrites the (Default) value
' This will need to be changed depending on what version of windows
you have(currently XP)
WshShell.RegWrite "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\CLSID\{450D8FBA-AD25-11D0-98A8-0800361B1103}\",
UserName & "'s Documents"

'Refreshed desktop
WshShell.AppActivate "Program Manager"
WshShell.Sendkeys "{F5}"

'''''' end  copy ''''''''''''
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What90Author Commented:
Hello webmar45,

Haven't forgot about you or your quick reply, I'm just having trouble getting back to a site where I can test it.

Thanks again for the quick reply!
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What90Author Commented:
Work a treat!

Thanks Again.

Must really try to learn more VBS stuff ;-)
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