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Windows 7: Remove included folders and disable access to libraries

07 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 Enterprise
Remove included folders and disable access to libraries

I'm going to start a migration from all the company Pcs to Windows 7 Enterprise and due to company restrictions the users will not have visible the System drive C:\.
All the libraries are going to be configured using GPO Folder redirection to a network share, but the problem is that additionally on each library exist an included folder from C:\Users\Public\...

Anyone knows how can I remove this included folder from each library and how can I prevent the user to access these properties?

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08 Apr 2010   #2


Hello porsousa, welcome to the Seven Forums.

Open the library, click Locations link on top of the window. Choose location you want to remove, click Remove.


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09 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 Enterprise

Hi, thanks for your feedback, but this way I know already.
But the problem is that I want to implement that on all the machines and for all the users, in a automatically way because it's not admissible do that for each machine one by one...

Also I want to prevent the users of having access to the System drive.
Any other ideia?
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09 Apr 2010   #4


I was thinking about doing this and other fine tuning in one machine, creating an image of it and deploying that image.
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