Corrupted user profiles?

I work at a K-12 school.  We have Windows 2003 on our servers and our users run XP SP2.  I seem to get a number of students each week that have issues of not being able to add printers (to the point that "add printer" does not show up when you click on printer - faxes.)  The only solution I have found to date is to have them log out and rename/delete their profile and have them log back in.  Just seems that it is happening to frequent, 3 - 5 students a week.  Not sure if there is some setting I have inappropriate or maybe this is something that just happens.  Hope this makes sense, any insight would be greatly appreciated.
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Forrest BurrisCommented:
You don't also have the AD accounts checking for a roaming profile? Double click their AD account on the server and check the Account -> Profile area and see if it's blank.
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ISSitAuthor Commented:
Addihul, not sure if I fully understand what you are saying.  Under the profile of each user there is a path to a folder where I store user profiles.
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Forrest BurrisCommented:
I assume those students have been given proper directory permissions then for their roaming profiles? Is there an error in your default user template that gets created when you delete their profile and have them log back in? It sounds like when they login they aren't getting their roaming profiles, so the PC loads a local profile instead without access to the one on the server with the proper permissions and customizations.
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ISSitAuthor Commented:
There may be some validity in what you say, I will build another default template, really can not implement it until next year when I clear all profiles.  This an an assumption on my part.  Thank you
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