Windows 7 Roaming profiles on Win 2003 server

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I have several roaming profiles that have been working great because we only had Windows XP machines. We just got Windows 7 on about 12 Laptops. Some of these Roaming profile users use XP machines and Windows 7 laptops in the same day. They go back and forth between machines. I noticed that this is a problem and that their profile won't copy to the win 7 and when they log off the profile won't copy back to server. I also noticed on the server that it creates .v2 for the windows 7 profile.  Can someone tell me how this all works? Does Win 7 not work with roaming profiles? Are these profiles separate between Xp and Win 7 (so if i add something to one profile it won't show up on the other)?

I really don't want two profiles because it will take up more hard drive space that i don't have. What is the work around on this issue? Thank you for all your help
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Well the reason why it does that is because the fold structured changed. In XP documents and settings held everything, in Win7 Users holds everything. They can coexist by doing the below.

You point them to the same folders for Desktop and Favorites, etc. For example, in active directory make the user's profile location on \\profileserver\users and put their home folder at \\homefolder\users. In AD use a group policy to redirect the desktop, my documents, and favorites to the home folder. Make sure that both the XP profile and the .V2 (Win 7) profiles are pointing to the same folders and they'll get their desktop, favorites, and documents on both XP and Win 7

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You said "Make sure that both the XP profile and the .V2 (Win 7) profiles are pointing to the same folders and they'll get their desktop, favorites, and documents on both XP and Win 7"

How do i do this?
I was just redundant it is this

\\profileserver\users and put their home folder at \\homefolder\users
In AD use a group policy to redirect the desktop, my documents, and favorites to the home folder

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