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How to redirect users profiles to a different drive on the local computer usin group policy

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Hello,

I would like to configure a group policy for the domain that automatically redirects the users profile to a different drive on their local machine and i do not know how to do this. I am using windows 2003 AD.

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Tacobell2000
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this could get tricky, first read this
http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Profile-Folder-Redirection-Windows-Server-2003.html
you would be better off using folder redirection and from there you can set the policy to sync to a local drive
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Hello,

I found the article very interesting. Although it is not what i was looking for it does solve somewhat my problem.

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Tacobell2000
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no worries
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