[Samba] roaming user profiles do not transfer all settings

Leandro Tracchia ltracchia at gmail.com
Mon Jun 9 19:19:22 GMT 2008

i will test it as you recommend... but i do need to be able to migrate
existing user profiles when it is time to move my network to the samba

On Mon, Jun 9, 2008 at 2:58 PM, J.P. Trosclair <jptrosclair at judelawfirm.com>

> The safe thing to do so that you can be sure of the behavior would be setup
> a test user on the PDC (clean account, do not copy a profile or anything of
> the like), login with the new user account to a windows workstation that is
> a member of the domain and configure his profile (change the wallpaper, the
> fonts, whatever) and log out and then log in from workstation #2 and see if
> the changes persist. If this works, then you know the problems or
> unexpected
> behavior you're currently experiencing is a result of the existing profile
> you copied and are testing with.
> Note, you can (and probably will) experience problems when using different
> versions of windows with the same profile.

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