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    Roaming profile in Windows 7 for all staff here.

    A mapped drive to U:\ for their My Docs folder (points to \\server\Staff Work\[username] )
    Change the "My Documents" folder location to "U:\"

    Change the Pictures, Music, Video and other folders from the default "C:\users\[name]\" location to "U:\My Music" "U:\My Pictures" etc

    Change the Desktop folder location to "U:\Desktop"

    Make the U:\ drive available offline, this includes the desktop now too so they can access all of that at home, they can log on to any machine and get all of their
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    Quote Originally Posted by maddiematt View Post
    Removing the proxy manually requires a lot of work!
    Automate it then. On a domain you can have logoff scripts as well as logon scripts. Create a script that runs when they logoff their laptop to disable the proxy settings and have a logon script that enables it when they're back on the domain.



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