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    Defaulting All profiles to save to...

    We are due to be getting around 30 PCs to put in the classrooms for the teachers and I am looking to set up some default profiles for the staff, and hopefully have it so that when they open up my documents it saves to "U:\" rather than "C:\My Documents", and does NOT give the option to have a roaming profile. I can do it individually for each PC and each user, but that would take forever so I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to set it up with a group policy or via a VBS or Batch script?

    Any help is much appreciated.

    Carl

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    You need to change the setting in Active Directory, no need for a script.

    in the home drive section under Profile when clicking a user, you choose your letter U in your case and then put in something like

    \\server\users\%username%\

    You also need to make sure you have folder redirection set to redirect My Documents to the home drive, this will then ensure every time a user select my docs, it will be your server rather than a local docs.
    Last edited by mullet_man; 28th June 2009 at 05:33 PM.

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