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Can I safely delete old user folders in Windows Server 2003?

I have a Windows Server 2003 machine. When I delete a user, their folder remains in the Documents and Settings. Is it safe for me to delete those folders if I don't need any of the data in there? Or ...
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Linking terminal server profiles with roaming possible?

I'm having a hard time setting up a few roaming profiles. I've a user who uses our terminal server but we want him to start using his local computer on the domain. This part I know how to do. I've ...
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Are User DSN's tied to User Profiles?

It seems obvious to me that User DSNs should carried along with a roaming User's Profiles, and when only a System DSN is set, that it will not be pulled along with the User's profile when they hop ...
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Cannot delete user profile in window 2003 server R2

When I delete old user profile from Documents & Settings in windows server 2003 R2 (Terminal Server) I am getting the following error: Cannot delete NTUSER:It is being use by another person. ...
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Stop server from loading user profiles

We are an small IT shop, with the most basic services(in this case, user management) "outsourced" to our parent company. We have a bunch of Windows 2003 R2 Std servers on VMWare, which we designed ...
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Profiles getting synced even when user not currently logged in

User1 profiles keep getting synced whenever other users logs out. Even though user1 only logged into this computer once. Is there a way to stop this? We are using Windows Server 2003. Client ...
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Windows 2003 mandatory profile changes reverted only after workstation restarts

I created a roaming mandatory profile, logged in as the user with the mandatory profile and made some changes to test it. After I logged off and logged in again as the user, I saw that the changes ...
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How to Set Terminal Services User Preferences?

The server that hosts my terminal service is set to use dd/mm/yyyy and Pounds for currency. When I login as a user instead of getting the aforementioned settings I get mm/dd/yyyy and Dollars for ...
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Allow WRITE access to local folders machine in 2003SBS AD

Have a SBS2003 client with a mess of a domain that is in process of being cleaned. But, for the life of me I cannot find a setting that will allow write access to the local hard disk for domain ...
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Can't delete profile

I have a client machine (XP SP3) which used to be connected to a windows 2003 domain, but the server has since gone down due to a hard drive failure, however the profiles still remain in 'documents ...
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Server 2003 on domain wont let domain user have local profile

I have a few servers that are acting in this behavior, you log in and always get put into a temporary profile. The server is licensed for TS. The user I am testing with has local admin rights so it ...
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Accessing “My Recent Documents” hangs explorer

I noticed that accessing any "Recent" lists (in %HOME%\My Recent Documents and %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\Revcent) in Windows Explorer, explorer hangs - often for a long time. I've started digging ...