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3rd November 2009, 11:26 AM #16
Why do they know your servernames?
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3rd November 2009, 11:34 AM #17
Originally Posted by Dom_
Maybe they can see the name of the server their home folder maps to. Ranger (damn it) used to grass up the name of the DC that logged you on each time
3rd November 2009, 11:38 AM #18
my guess is that 90-odd percent of schools have a server1, server2, etc... not hard to guess
3rd November 2009, 02:17 PM #19
turning off the address bar in explorer would be one way to limit the kids from finding the server names out.
Originally Posted by cookie_monster
i know this won't help in this particular case, but its worth bearing in mind.
3rd November 2009, 02:21 PM #20
AFAIK only applications carrying the Windows logo have to adhere to the GP restrictions
3rd November 2009, 02:29 PM #21
Originally Posted by computer_expert
It also shows in the left hand details info pane in XP, My Computer also gives the location of mapped drives.
AFAIK only applications carrying the Windows logo have to adhere to the GP
Yes any apps that use the standard Windows file open API should obey group policy. Unfortunatly most GTK+ apps don't seem to use this it uses it's own version that ignores this.
Last edited by cookie_monster; 3rd November 2009 at 02:31 PM.
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