[Samba] WinXP profiles - NetHood problem
bwhitehd at earthlink.net
Wed Apr 3 18:34:03 GMT 2002
Fortunately, I haven't had to work with XP yet, but this used to be possible
with WinNT/2K using policies. I used to use it to tell the clients not to
save temporary internet files with the roaming profiles. I'm sure there is
a policy or registry hack that will do what you want.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Paul Miller" <paul-samba at pinheiro.tcimet.net>
To: <brad at langhorst.com>
Cc: <samba at lists.samba.org>
Sent: Wednesday, April 03, 2002 11:25 AM
Subject: Re: [Samba] WinXP profiles - NetHood problem
> Is it possible to just veto / not copy the nethood directory?
> > Hey - me too.
> > I just moved the .lnk files up one level which seems to work okay
> > but when a user logs in for the first time and gets the default profile
> > those .lnk files don't copy.
> > I think maybe it's a windows problem...
> > brad
> > On Tue, 2002-04-02 at 16:37, Paul Miller wrote:
> >> Hello fellow Samba users,
> >> I'm having problems with WinXP's profiles and network neighborhood
> >> (NetHood). All shortcuts/links are lost when the user logs off and
> >> then logs back on. They appear as regular directories with
> >> desktop.ini & target.lnk files inside. How can I get WinXP to
> >> recognize these directories as network links?
> >> This is a real problem when users start coping files into the
> >> directories thinking that it's actually a network drive...
> >> Thanks,
> >> -Paul
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