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google chrome saving setting to local folder

Posted on 2014-09-11
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C:\Users\"username"\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome
I am using windows 7 and roaming profiles...
the local folder gets deleted on logoff and not saved back to server with profile....
can I change this path?
point to their app data folder that is using folder redirection and not part of profile?
thank you
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Ivano Viola earned 500 total points
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Check out the second question under Other Issues, which I think answers your question.
https://support.google.com/chrome/a/answer/1628156?hl=en

Hope this helps.

IV
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I set the userdatadir policy but it saves it cant save to the location...it isn't able to use variables?
the path I entered is
\\server\share\%username%\chrome
it doesn't make sense of the %username% so this isn't useful if I cant set it for all users like this......
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sorry I see now the variable should be ${user_name}
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