Folder redirection GPO

Any one to explain what this Folder redirection GPO is doing ?

Folder Redirection
Setting: Advanced (Specify locations for various user groups)

Group Path
Mydomain\xsz_FolderRedirect \\Compuserdata\userdata$\%username%\MyDocs

Grant user exclusive rights to Documents: Disabled
Move the contents of Documents to the new location: Disabled
Also apply redirection policy to Windows 2000, Windows 2000 server, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 operating systems: Enabled
Policy Removal Behavior: Leave contents
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CorinTackNetwork EngineerCommented:
This appears to be setting the Documents/My Documents folders to a path on the network based on the individual users' usernames.

So, for instance, a user with the login name JSmith would find that his My Documents folder (instead of being in C:\Users\JSmith\My Documents) is instead stored at \\Compuserdata\userdata$\Jsmith\MyDocs.

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jskfanAuthor Commented:
Does that mean any user member of this group: Mydomain\xsz_FolderRedirect

his documents/music/pictures/videos will be moved to this folder:

users who are not members of xsz_FolderRedirect, will not be affected ?
CorinTackNetwork EngineerCommented:
Yes, that is the intended purpose of this.
SandeshdubeySenior Server EngineerCommented:
As you have appplied filtering that GPO should be applied to Mydomain\xsz_FolderRedirect  group so members of this group will have folder redirection policy other user who are not the memebers will not have folder redirection policy.More see this KB:
jskfanAuthor Commented:
thank you
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