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Visa Workstation Not Allowing Folder Redirection

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Last Modified: 2014-05-08
Hello Experts!

Have one Vista Biz 32 bit workstation that will not allow folder redirection. All users logging in to this machine do not get redirection of Docs, Favorites, etc.  Same users do get redirected on all other workstations.  A first time user does not get a folder created in the redirected folder share on the server.  Same first time user does get a folder created in that share when logging in first time on another workstation.

Seems to me this is an issue absolutely specific to this Vista machine. Have tried rejoining the PC to the network...issue persists.  Thinking about reloading the OS...

Also, when I run gpupdate /force from the PC in question, I get:

C:\Users\newuser.mydomain>gpupdate /force
Updating Policy...

User Policy update has completed successfully.

The following warnings were encountered during user policy processing:

The Group Policy Client Side Extension Folder Redirection was unable to apply on
e or more settings because the changes must be processed before system startup or user logon. The system will wait for Group Policy processing to finish completely
before the next startup or logon for this user, and this may result in slow startup
and boot performance.

Computer Policy update has completed successfully.

For more detailed information, review the event log or invoke gpmc.msc to access
 information about Group Policy results.

Certain User policies are enabled that can only run during logon.

OK to logoff?. (Y/N)


When I say yes and log off\back on the folder\redirection still does not happen.

Any ideas?  Server is 2008 Standard, (not R2).

Thanks!
Mick
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