Applying Windows 2008 Server GPO to Windows XP Pro

I have a Windows 2008 Server Domain Controller and am trying to apply My Documents redirection GPO to Windows XP Professional workstations running SP3.  The GPO just simply does not apply.  What am I doing wrong?
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Henrik JohanssonSystems engineerCommented:
In Vista/2008, the profile structure has been redesigned (v2) and isn't compatible with older v1-systems 2000/XP/2003.
Open up the folder redirection GPO.
In properties-dialog for the Documents redirection, click Settings-tab and tick the checkbox "Also apply redirection policy to Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Server, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 operating systems"
menreeqAuthor Commented:
I don't see that option in the properties=dialog for the Documents redirection policy.  Could it be somewhere else?
Henrik JohanssonSystems engineerCommented:
If using GPMC in Vista/2008, you have the checkbox. Sounds like you created the GPO by using GPMC on a XP-machine.
Is the GPO linked to OU containing the user objects?
Anything in eventlog on client computers?

menreeqAuthor Commented:
That's weird because I created the GPO from A to Z on a Windows 2008 Server.  

The GPO is linked to an OU

Only one event in the client PC:

Event Type:      Warning
Event Source:      Folder Redirection
Event Category:      None
Event ID:      301
Date:            11/3/2008
Time:            6:17:16 PM
User:            GSGLA\gs_bok
Computer:      LBMWS01
Folder redirection policy application has been delayed until the next logon  because the group policy logon optimization is in effect.

For more information, see Help and Support Center at
Henrik JohanssonSystems engineerCommented:
Printscreen of GPO-dialog posted

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