[Samba] Windows 10 + Domain Join + Samba 3.x + Profile V5

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Wed Apr 8 06:40:04 MDT 2015

>> I try to add a windows 10 client to a existent samba 3 domain.
>> I have installed a windows 10 build 10049 with all Updates.
>> On the windows client I added/modified the following Registry Keys that
>> I can join to to the Samba 3 Domain.
>> HKLM->System->CCS->LanmanWorkstation->Parameters
>> DNSNameResolutionRequired = 0
>> DomainCompatibilityMode = 1
>> On the Samba Server I created the Folder Profile.V5.
>> On the Client I added the Registry key for the Profile Path Extension:
>> HKLM->System->CCS->ProfSvc-> Parameters->UseProfilePathExtensionVersion =1
>> After these steps I am able with a domain user to do the logon to my
>> domain, but windows creates just a
>> temporary profile for the user.
>> The only error from the user login I can see in the Event log is:
>> Source: User Profile Service
>> Error: the specified path is invalid.
>> It is not possible to see which path it is.
>> The same works with a windows 8.1 without any issues.
>> Do sombody have any suggestions?

For me I have had it create an use a roaming profile however using the
windows store does users of the samba3 domain.


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