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Brendon Meyer Brendon_Meyer at
Sat Dec 12 08:17:23 GMT 1998

> Date: Fri, 11 Dec 1998 15:03:22 +0000
> From: Christian Barth <barth at>
> To: Multiple recipients of list <samba at>
> Subject: Disabling storeing of cached profiles?
> Message-ID: <199812111408.PAA09115 at>
> Hello!
> I know that this is not samba related, but may be some one knows a quick answer:
> When using profiles, stored on a well running samba-2.0.0beta2 PDC,  the NT PC's cache the profile during a
> user session. As this profile is not deleted on the PC and we have a lot of users with only few PC's we need a
> lot of diskspace for this old profiles.
> Is there a way (Registry Key, ..) that NT deletes the cached profiles after successfully storing them on the
> server when a user logs out?
> Thanks,
> and sorry for asking this "of topic question"

I believe the registry entry you are after is:


[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon]


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