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Users lost folder redirection after patch was installed.

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Last Modified: 2018-12-20
Operating system: Windows 7 Enterprise
It's been brought to my attention that several people (not the entire network)are experiencing the problem below:

Their documents folder is not updating with their Home drive.  
They can get to those documents by accessing her H drive but not locally on their machine.
Duplicate My Documents folder on their Home drive (both not updated)

Troubleshooting:
rebooted computer
gpupdate/force
recreated new profile
confirmed that their Home drive path in active directory is correct
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