[Samba] Desktop.ini showing up

Dan Slatford dan.samba at foxhosts.co.uk
Wed Sep 15 14:40:45 GMT 2004

On Wed, 2004-09-15 at 15:31, Shane McBride wrote:
> First of all I am new to Samba. I successfully deployed Samba 3.0.6 as a PDC
> w/roaming profiles.
> All the workstations have a desktop.ini file that shows up on the desktop
> after joining the domain. The contents of the ini differ from workstation to
> workstation.

I've found the same thing, the desktop.ini file is in the startup folder
in the programs menu, so opens up into notepad when you log in for the
first time. Is this the same for you?

Deleting the file from start button > programs > startup 'solved' it,
but I never figured out why it appeared there to begin with.


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