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Windows 8 & GPP Drive Mappings in Replace mode with option Reconnect checked problem

Posted by bartvdw on 0505/0202/2013

Stumbled across an issue with Windows 8 clients & GPP Drive Mappings in Replace mode with option Reconnect checked: no errors were reported during GPO/GPP processing, however those drive maps didn’t appear on the client!

Quick search showed that I wasn’t the only one, link below clearly indicates more people encountered this issue. As it seems, MS is currently looking into it. Let’s hope they solve it quickly!

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/winserverGP/thread/64e01325-9b2f-477c-ab51-7b10692b583a/

Update: this appears to be solved with the latest MS updates…

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview Power User How To Series

Posted by bartvdw on 1313/0606/2012

Excellent overview and nice how to’s for Windows 8 Consumer Preview, it’ll get you started with some essential basics and more!

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Power User How To Series
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/zxue/archive/2012/03/07/windows-8-consumer-preview-power-user-howto-series.aspx

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