[THIN] Re: Delete Profile - Local vs. Domain Policy

  • From: "Braebaum, Neil" <Neil.Braebaum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 28 May 2004 12:05:32 +0100

I think that's only actioned by W2K3 TSs though.

I'd agree, that there is this feature in W2K3 server onwards, and
perhaps you have upgraded GPO templates that include it? But as far as I
know, only W2K3 TS *honours* it - but of course ICBW and having a
"...spine in a bap..." moment ;-)


> -----Original Message-----
> From: thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
> [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Lilley, Brian
> Sent: 28 May 2004 11:59
> To: 'thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'
> Subject: [THIN] Re: Delete Profile - Local vs. Domain Policy
> Ahhh, Mr Neil,
> With a number of AD adm template files, I have found an 
> option titled "Set Path for TS roaming profile" under the 
> Windows components -> Terminal services sections.
> I put it to you my learned colleague, that this may in fact 
> provide the override of the users' profile path via GPO!
> whatdya say?
> cheers, Brian
> -----Original Message-----
> From: thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On
> Behalf Of Braebaum, Neil
> Sent: 27 May 2004 11:39
> To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [THIN] Re: Delete Profile - Local vs. Domain Policy
> I'm not too sure about W2K3 server and the GPO overrides - 
> but in general, there isn't a sweeping override for a machine 
> to ignore profile paths (least not for the W2K servers I maintain).
> In those cases, the only place the profile path is actually 
> stored on the machine, is in the per-sid settings under:-
> HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList\<SID>
> But the DeleteRoamingCache thingmy seems to clear up this area.
> As to W2K3 server, I don't have any that are terminal servers 
> to play around with, so I'm not exactly sure what goes on 
> there, although I realise the GPO options allow machines to 
> override central settings for paths.
> 'sup with the crocodile, dude? ;-)
> Neil
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Lilley, Brian
> > Sent: 27 May 2004 11:30
> > To: 'thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'
> > Subject: [THIN] Re: Delete Profile - Local vs. Domain Policy
> > 
> > Neil, I don't suppose you happen to know what the reg key is
> > to force a server to load a mandatory profile (or any other 
> > profile) and ignore whatever the user has configured in their 
> > TS blob in their AD object?
> > 
> > Oh, and can I have a crocodile?

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