Mapped Drives - Group Policy Preferences

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Networking' started by TVNathan, Jun 16, 2009.

  1. TVNathan

    TVNathan Guest

    Hi everyone. So, here’s my issue. I’m using group policy preferences to map
    drives for my Windows XP and Vista clients. The Windows XP clients are fine,
    but I notice that from time to time when a standard or admin user logs on to
    a Vista clients, the mapped drives will not show up. When he logs off and
    back on again, they appear. I don’t believe this is the UAC issue that other
    people have had. Any tips on solving this issue? I am using the Update
    Action, Reconnect is clear, Hide/Show this driver is “Show this drive†and
    Hide/Show all drivers is “No Changeâ€

    Thanks!
     
    TVNathan, Jun 16, 2009
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  2. TVNathan

    TVNathan Guest

    Hi,

    That didn't seem to be related to UAC... Any other suggestions? Is there
    some log I can look at about GPO Preferences?

    Nathan
     
    TVNathan, Jun 17, 2009
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  3. TVNathan

    TVNathan Guest

    So I solved my own problem... if you have drive maps that disappear every
    other logon, you need to enable ""Always wait for network at computer startup
    and logon" and create a GPO to apply it to the affected workstations... This
    seems like a bug to me...
     
    TVNathan, Jun 20, 2009
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