[Samba] samba ad, windows machines, roaming profiles: empty Start menu at first login?

Marco Gaiarin gaio at lilliput.linux.it
Fri Sep 15 14:58:18 UTC 2023

Mandi! Michael Tokarev via samba
  In chel di` si favelave...

> When there's no (old) user profile copy stored on a windows computer,
> after user logs in (which is somewhat slow since the profile is being
> copied from FS), their start menu is completely empty, - there's nothing
> in there besides the "Settings" link.  No installed programs are shown
> up.
> After logout and on the next login (so when the login happens when this
> user profile already exists on the computer, it only needs to be updated),
> the start menu is shown as it should be, complete with all installed
> programs.

Happen also here, and i've no memory of this behaviour in XP or Win7.

Catalogued as 'Win10 strangeness' and instructed users to relogon...

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