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I set up my folder redirection with the "Grant Users Exclusive Rights to ..." checked. Now I'm trying to get to someone's AppData folder to fix a Firefox profile issue and I can't.

What I want to know: if I uncheck "Grant Users Exclusive Rights to ..." in my GPO and let it propegate, will that give administrators access to those folders?

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No it won't. That setting will only be applicable to new redirected folders, not existing redirected folders. For existing redirected folders you'll need to manually add the required permissions.

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