Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

x
?
Solved

TSE PROFILES

Posted on 2011-03-06
3
Medium Priority
?
391 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hello,

2 Windows 2003 TSE Server
Old TSE server = TSE2008
New TSE server = TSE2011


I manually copied the profile of user PDA from C:\DOCUMENTS AND SETTINGS\PDA of TSE2008 to E:\PROFILES\PDA of TSE2011

E:\PROFILES in TSE2011 is shared as TSEPROFILES

I modified in AD the TSE profile of user PDA from nothing to \\TSE2011\TSEPROFILES\PDA

When I logon as PDA en TSE2011 server, the problem is that user profile for PDA is created in BOTH C:\documents and settings\PDA and E:\PROFILES\PDA

THis is not what I need, I do not want the PDA user profile on the C Drive

Any idea ?
Thanks





0
Comment
Question by:gadsad
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
amichaell earned 2000 total points
ID: 35055196
If I'm reading correctly you want to change the default location of cached profiles from C:\Documents and Settings to E:\Profiles.  Is that correct?

What is occurring at the moment is standard for Terminal Server.  When a user logs in a cached copy of the user's profile is copied to the default location of the profile path (C:\Documents and Settings or C:\Users depending upon the OS).

If so, you'll need to modify the server's Registry.  Modify the ProfilesDirectory value at HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList
0
 

Author Comment

by:gadsad
ID: 35057364
I want all user profiles  to be stored only on E:\profiles (and nothing stored in C:\Documents and Setting)

If I modifiy this registry key what will happens with cached profiles already in C:\documents and settings?

If I modifiy this key could I be able to go back as It was (if I have any problem?)

Thank you
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:gadsad
ID: 35110439
it is ok
it works
thank you
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Restoring deleted objects in Active Directory has been a standard feature in Active Directory for many years, yet some admins may not know what is available.
A procedure for exporting installed hotfix details of remote computers using powershell
This tutorial will show how to push an installation of Backup Exec to an additional server in both 2012 and 2014 versions of the software. Click on the Backup Exec button in the upper left corner. From here, select Installation and Licensing, then I…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to install and configure the Windows Server Backup Utility. Directly connect an external storage device such as a USB drive, or CD\DVD burner: If the device is a USB drive, ensure i…
Suggested Courses

810 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