Slow internet and clipboard issue


Let me start by giving a little history on the matter...

We've performed a migration of windows 2003 DC towards 2008 DC.  we tought we had transfered all the roles to the new 2008 DC but after a few days when we tried to decomission the old server we realized that the roles hadn't been transfered properly (no one could log on their session unless the old server was up)  So we reissued the seize role for all the roles on the new DC 2008 and the problem of logging on was resolved.  We want every user to use a terminal server which was installed at the time of the migration (2008 also).

After a few days, the users were complaining about slowness on the internet (ie, firefox regardless) on the TS.  But on their local computers everything is ok.  I checked the DNS on the TS and it is pointing to the new DC, no issues there.  I removed the TS from the domain and reattached it but the slowness persist on the TS.  After a few weeks we realized that any new users created were ok but all the original users from the old DC experienced the slowness of internet.  Also,  if the old users tried to copy/paste images from their IE to a Word document it does not work, but if I use my newly created user... no issues.  We scanned the TS for viruses or spyware... nothing there...

We are trying not to reinstall the Terminal Server since it contains lot of user profiles, docs and settings.  It would be time consuming...

Does anyone know what I should look at to resolve my issue with this without having to reinstall the TS?  I understand this is a tricking one but any help would be appreciated.
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I'd start comparing the profiles of old user & new users.  My guess based on this little bit of information is that maybe you have some folder redirection on your old profiles and not your new profiles.  

This is easy to test - backup and remove *1* of your old users, and let them generate a new profile.  If they 'suddenly' get better, then you have something in your profile referencing an old location/the old server.  If they don't get better, then there is likely a configuration issue inside of the user account in AD.


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