Avatar of guig1962
guig1962 asked on

Microsoft, Active Directory, 2003, C:\DATA folder is moved to My Documents either by QUEST migration tool or group policy as part of folder redirection

We have a bizarre problem:

Some of our legacy Office templates use C:\DATA locally on the workstations to store company logos etc, and now as we found out during the AD migration some of our users have been dumping data in this folder.

A couple of the people I migrated using the QUEST tools yesterday reported this C:\DATA folder was gone, but after a search we found the data in it had been moved to their redirected My Documents folder.

We don't redirect or refer to any folder called C:\DATA so I'm at a loss as to where this is coming from, any clues gratefully received.
Active Directory

Avatar of undefined
Last Comment
guig1962

8/22/2022 - Mon
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Sinder255248

Log in or sign up to see answer
Become an EE member today7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Members can start a 7-Day Free trial then enjoy unlimited access to the platform
Sign up - Free for 7 days
or
Learn why we charge membership fees
We get it - no one likes a content blocker. Take one extra minute and find out why we block content.
See how we're fighting big data
Not exactly the question you had in mind?
Sign up for an EE membership and get your own personalized solution. With an EE membership, you can ask unlimited troubleshooting, research, or opinion questions.
ask a question
ASKER
guig1962

We are using the Quest Domain Migration Wizard.
This is the best money I have ever spent. I cannot not tell you how many times these folks have saved my bacon. I learn so much from the contributors.
rwheeler23