Solved

Network Drive via Group Policies

Posted on 2013-11-11
5
480 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-01
Hi Friends,

I have windows 2008 Server running with AD,

I simple request is..all AD users must have there Network Drives with 2 GB Quota having Tabled with there Name...like Jake must have his Network drive in my computer with Jake_Docs...something like this..

kindly advice the explained steps to do this with Group Polices..

Many thanks in advance..
0
Comment
Question by:dxbdxb2009
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:Ram Balachandran
ID: 39640813
Disk Quota & mapping need to be addressed differently

We can find "Default quota limit and warning level" in Computer Configuration - Policies - Administrative Templates - System - Disk Quotas. However it will be applied to each user on each of the NTFS file system volumes. This policy need to be applied on the server where you are keeping the data


How to assign a home folder to a user  
Click here
0
 

Author Comment

by:dxbdxb2009
ID: 39641217
The link you specified not applicable to windows server 2008

Meaning....Article ID: 816313 -  APPLIES TO widows server 2003 & i am running with 2008
server,

Once again my requirement:
1. all AD users must get one network drive with his/her AD_Name,
2. Local AD computer's my documents must be kept in there local PC only...(i am not looking for My Documents Redirection)
3. AD users must get a network drive where he can save his/her required docs .

kindly share some link with some good example...

thanks once again..
0
 

Author Comment

by:dxbdxb2009
ID: 39644803
anyone pls advice on my below simple query..

thanks in advance...
0
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
Ram Balachandran earned 500 total points
ID: 39646009
0
 

Author Comment

by:dxbdxb2009
ID: 39655634
thanks ram_kerala for your links...
but sorry to say i found it bit complex & at the end of the page it says ..it might not be completable with Windows Server R2,
I am enclosing some files based on vb script (found on internet :) with excel sheets) but unable to understand...(pls rename the file to .rar)
kindly have a look & advice if I can can accomplish my goal with some .vbs file which can work with R2 as well..
many thanks in advance...
HOME-FOLDER.zip
0

Featured Post

Online Training Solution

Drastically shorten your training time with WalkMe's advanced online training solution that Guides your trainees to action. Forget about retraining and skyrocket knowledge retention rates.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

The Windows functions GetTickCount and timeGetTime retrieve the number of milliseconds since the system was started. However, the value is stored in a DWORD, which means that it wraps around to zero every 49.7 days. This article shows how to solve t…
Auditing domain password hashes is a commonly overlooked but critical requirement to ensuring secure passwords practices are followed. Methods exist to extract hashes directly for a live domain however this article describes a process to extract u…
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)
Video by: Mark
This lesson goes over how to construct ordered and unordered lists and how to create hyperlinks.

752 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question