• How does a roaming user profile work?

    Although there are several newer tools available, Microsoft roaming profiles is a simple and time-tested way to manage a user's profile across physical and virtual desktop environments.

    Brien Posey14,860 pointsBadges:
  • Combining folder redirection with roaming profiles

    Using roaming profiles and folder redirection can prevent corporate data loss and streamline network management processes.

    Brien Posey14,860 pointsBadges:
  • Roaming profiles don’t update, can’t access user profile folders

    My server is NT4 SP6; workstations are Win2k Pro SP2. The profiles folder has NTFS change permissions applied to the users. Admin is full control. The problem is that the roaming profiles don't update, but are created on the server and are empty.

    jerry111,065 pointsBadges:
  • How can I reduce roaming profile size?

    How can I reduce roaming profile size? I want users to keep a profile of 15MB so that new software keeps the application data outside of the profile.

    jerry111,065 pointsBadges:
  • How can we set roaming user profiles to automatically empty their Temporary Internet files?

    We use roaming profiles. We are running on low disk space and are suffering from slow logins because of Internet Explorer's Temporary Internet Files being stored with user profiles. I would like to set each user's computer to empty the Temporary Internet Files folder on exit, and even change the...

    jerry111,065 pointsBadges:
  • Turn off roaming profile caching

    If you use roaming profiles on your network, the hard drive will become cluttered with cached copies.

    ITKE440,495 pointsBadges:
  • Is there a way to force a user’s desktop to follow them from PC to PC as they log on?

    Expert Jeremy Moskowitz points a user to information on Roaming Profiles; a helpful tool for Windows Server 2003 Group Policy.

    jeremym1105 pointsBadges:
  • Roaming profiles for Linux users

    In the Windows environment you can have a roaming profile. This means my profile is stored on a server along with my profile on the local client. This is useful for persons who don't have a dedicated PC. A user may log onto any PC with their account and maintain a personalized environment with...

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  • Microsoft updates roaming profiles for the desktop virtualization age

    Microsoft has finally delivered a new version of its roaming user profiles tool called UE-V, providing profile management for virtual desktops.

    Bridget Botelho3,680 pointsBadges:

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