Offline File Sync GPO Windows 2008 R2

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Hi All,

I am trying to setup offline file sync GPO.  I know that there are 2 places that have to be configured:

 - User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Network\Offline Files
 - Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Network\Offline File

The part that I do not understand is how to force offline sync with specific directories or if there are already specific directories that is automatically synced.  I know users can choose which folders to sync but I am not sure if they have to do the selection

Thank you for your help in advance
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By default, redirected folders are automatically cached. You can use the specify additional locations setting in the Network\Offline Files location to enter a custom UNC path to cache.

Item 3 on this blog post may help you out: http://deployhappiness.com/extending-folder-redirection-data-deduplication-volume-shadow-services-and-offline-files/

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Excellent, thank you for all of your help

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