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SBS 2003 My Documents Redirect to wrong user

I have a XP pro machine that is redirecting My documents folder to wrong user.
When I logoff the machine it gives me errors saying that it cannot synchronize to the user folder on the server.
The logged on user is setup to go to correct folder on server, but when he logs off the local machine it is somehow pointing to the wrong user.
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Did you set up the computer with the Connectcomputer wizard?
Here is how:
To rerun the connectcomputer follow these steps:

1.  Log with local admin account.
Backup your profiles first!
2.  Join a Workgroup (Unjoin from Domain)
3.  Delete or rename the following directory C:\Program Files\Microsoft Windows Small Business Server\Clients if it exists (Thanks Jeff)
4.  Delete this Registry Key:  HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\smallbusinessserver (Thanks Jeff)
5.  In network settings TCP/IP: Obtain IP automatically, obtain DNS Automatically + File and Print Sharing enabled
6.  Reboot

On server Management Console:
1.  Remove the client computer
2.  Create a NEW UNIQUE computer Account in the server Management Console.

On workstation:
In browser while logged on as local admin: type: http://<your server name>/connectcomputer. Say yes to Active X and join using the newly created Computer account.
The workstation will restart twice.
To flush the Offline folder settings: On XP machine:
In explorer: Tools>Folder options>Offline files>While pressing CTRL+Shift, click on delete files. It will give you a warning , say yes and restart. This will give you a clean starting point.
Hope that helps,
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