Win7 Pro Desktop Shortcuts keep disapearing

Hello All:

I just finished rolling out close to 30 new Win7 Pro PCs to a client's existing sbs2008-based network.

I am having this problem just on a few PCs but what happens is their shortcuts to several network-based apps and spreadsheets and word documents on the network KEEP DISSAPEARING ! If they do not login for a few days (say over a long weekend) appears to cause this and in my mind indicative of some sort of a windows scheduled utility or cleanup operation.

After a lot of digging I found MS article  https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2642357 - unfortunately the link for the hotfix does not work (I requested it, got an email with the link and it does not work). So I staretd a CHAT with MS support and the agent told me to reformat my harddrive and re-install windows. Unbeleivable.

Help anyone ?
classanetsAsked:
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
Michael-BestCommented:
Turn off Computer Maintenance:

Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
Under System and Security, click Find and fix problems.
On the left navigation pane, click Change settings.
Set Computer Maintenance to Off.

Also read:
http://www.ghacks.net/2010/03/30/fix-windows-7-desktop-shortcuts-disappearing/

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classanetsAuthor Commented:
I have already disabled computer maintenance but will try the suggestion that Lee has to modify the script.

Correction: I had turned comp maint off but re-checking they are somehow back on again. Have disabled again and will wait to see. Stinkin' windows....
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