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Restored Deleted Active Directory User but cannot restore home folder

Posted on 2011-10-13
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Last Modified: 2012-08-14
I recently restored a deleted active directory user account (whoops!) using ADrestore, but now i cannot locate their home folder and it's contents.

Is there a way to retrieve their home folder and it's files?

Question by:Damaddwebba
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I hope you have a backup or an image.  have you tried unhiding the folders?
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Krzysztof Pytko earned 2000 total points
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AD object restoration, rstores only AD object with or without its attribuets in AD database. User's home folder is a FileServer role. FS holds all necesary data on its drives. For that you need to restore user's home folder from File Server backup. AD restore doesn't do that at all.


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