[Samba] Windows 10 anniversary update (1607) causing profile sync errors

Bob of Donelson Trophy bob at donelsontrophy.net
Mon Sep 19 20:30:55 UTC 2016

On 2016-09-19 14:08, Marcio Vogel Merlone dos Santos via samba wrote:

> Em 09/09/2016 12:48, Luc Lalonde via samba escreveu: 
>> We have some machines that have updated to the Windows 10 anniversary update (1607) that are having roaming profile sync problems.
>> Before I search the event logs or provide details, has anyone experience profile sync wierdness?
>> They changed the profile version again... in 1511 it is version 5, in 1607 it is now version 6.
> Just passing by to say +1, you are not alone. Odd thing: not all users have problem. On the same workstation my user cannot load profile while another unpriv user has no problem. As usual, nothing useful either on samba logs (debug level 3 ~10) nor on event viewer (who knows?).
> Have you found something?
> Regards.
> -- 
> *Marcio Merlone*

I have two W10 machines here. One is W10 Version 1511, it signs on just

The other is W10 Version 1607 and ". . . can't sign onto your account." 

So, I began uninstalling the last round of updates. I cannot uninstall
the KB3176936 which is the version 1607 upgrade. 

(I have disabled automatic updates on the 1511 machine . . cannot
disable on the 1607 version . . . .) 

I will add that when I "dismiss" (as apposed to "sign out") it appears
that I can still save minor test changes. Like making a new text
document. After sign out and log back in the file is still there on the

Perhaps I am having a slightly different issue?


Bob Wooden of Donelson Trophy

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