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Roaming Profile - Folder Creation

Posted on 2013-01-14
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Hi,

Just noticed an issue with roaming profile users


Some users get the directory created ok eg.

Correct
and some users get

incorrect
Ive been having issues with some users favourites and saved app data. The user has full access to this directory,subfolders and files.

Has anyone else had this? or know what is happening?
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Question by:Phil Pearce
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if you delete local profile (on user´s PC) of that user and login again, is the folder structire still broken or correct?
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by:Phil Pearce
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The users are on vdi so when they logout the computer is refreshed and therefore the profile deleted.

So when they login there is no local profile.
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by:Navdeep
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Hi Pilly,

As you mentioned above, users are on vdi and changes are not permanent, then why do you need roaming profile?

What are the operational difficulties in terms of accessing files/folders between the 2 users? Are they both using similar OS theme?

Regards,
Navdeep[ExchangeADTech]
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by:Phil Pearce
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They need favourites, documents and appdata to be saved so its done on the network profile. On logout it updates the network one and then it just wipes the local one on log out.
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Deleted Local and network profile to resolve
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by:Phil Pearce
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This is how I resolved the issue
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