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Redirecting my documents, via login script that creates mapped drive and GPO

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Our company uses login scripts to create a mapped drive (u:=\\fileserver\clair\docs")for each user to a central file server.
We want to continue that method but now are getting our feet wet with Group Policy and Windows 2008.  In the past our tech would manually set each users desktop "My Documents"  to U: so Office 2003 documents went to the file server (no problems)

We just installed Office 2007 on a new Windows 2008 Terminal server and I am not sure how to configure a new GPO to simply say, "for any user in this GPO redirect  "My
Documents"  to U:\ or \\fileserver\clair\doc"

We only have 10 new users we have to configure this for so some manual stuff is not too bad but I want to start using GPO's .  Note: Each users folder on the server is created automatically in the login script. ( we use Make directory and %user name% to do that)

I am a little confused about what exactly to choose in Group Policy under "Folder Redirection"

thanks in advance
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