Solved

Is their any easy way to update the office templates file on to users templates folder (roaming profile) on server

Posted on 2008-10-31
2
222 Views
Last Modified: 2010-03-05
I'm running window 2003 server on AD domain all users have their home directory  mp on the servers (//server/home$/username/Templates/normal.dot ) I have created another normal.dot file for them is their any easy way of copying to all users Templates folder ?

We have abt 500+ users Its not easy to do one by one

Any help thoughts on this is appreciated
0
Comment
Question by:din101
2 Comments
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
JBart_17 earned 500 total points
ID: 22850223
What you need is a script or utility that will do a recursive search and replace.
try this
http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/File-Management/SandR.shtml
 
0
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:din101
ID: 22850294
Thanks i  need to rename the old file as some thing else (eg Normal.OLD) then copy the new file is that possible ?
0

Featured Post

Portable, direct connect server access

The ATEN CV211 connects a laptop directly to any server allowing you instant access to perform data maintenance and local operations, for quick troubleshooting, updating, service and repair.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

When you start your Windows 10 PC and got an "Operating system not found" error or just saw  "Auto repair for startup" or a blinking cursor with black screen. A loop for Auto repair will start but fix nothing.  You will be panic as there are no back…
In this article, I will show you HOW TO: Perform a Physical to Virtual (P2V) Conversion the easy way from a computer backup (image).
As developers, we are not limited to the functions provided by the VBA language. In addition, we can call the functions that are part of the Windows operating system. These functions are part of the Windows API (Application Programming Interface). U…
In this video, we discuss why the need for additional vertical screen space has become more important in recent years, namely, due to the transition in the marketplace of 4x3 computer screens to 16x9 and 16x10 screens (so-called widescreen format). …

756 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question