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How to remove USER Folder and Libraries for AD Users.

  1. #1

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    How to remove USER Folder and Libraries for AD Users.


    I'm using an Active Directory and I want that users don't use the windows folders.

    -- Every user has in his "Profile" a Home Folder like: * Connect | Y: | to | \\sambastorage\USER |

    -- In a GPO I'm using UserConfiguration\Prefences\WindowsConf\Registry to modify attributes.

    With this options the users only view Y: But in a OpenDialog if you "GO UP" to "Desktop" and user could see: Libraries, USER FOLDER (for ex. John Smith) and Computer.

    I want that user only see Computer or that he can't go up to Desktop. Other thing could be change the USERFOLDER to Y: and the Y: folder has the normal folders (AppData, Documents, Music, ....) and the normal user folders in Y:

    Could you help me??


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  2. #2

    Posts : 660
    windows 8.1

    As far as i know you need to work with allow and deny permisions for folders and usergroups.
    Advice: Google or even beter if you do not know what you are doing stop fiddling around in the AD or the whole system will be screwed.
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How to remove USER Folder and Libraries for AD Users.
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