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I have a system path variable and a user path variable set. When I login to the server for the first time and go to cmd and wriet echo %PATH% it return ONLY the user set path variable and not the system PATH variable.

Strangely if I disconnect and login again, if I use ECHO %PATH% the system path is visible but this time again ONLY the system path and the user path is missing.

The total length of the user + system path is less than 2048 characters (I have used abbreviations like PROGRA~1 etc. wherver possible to reduce the length of the path variable. )

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