2007-05-01 03:01:01 UTC
W2003 server to a much larger new one (leaving behind Exchange). I changed
login scripts to reflect re-location of mapped drives, and for each user made
sure their "home" directory pointed to the correct location - as in
That was FINE with all the desktop only users, but half the office works
from laptops which they take home over the weekend, so they always synch
their offline folders.
BUT - and here's the problem - several people worked offline this weekend
during the server switch, and when they came back, their laptops attempted to
synch THOSE files ONLY to the OLD server, even though the home directory is
now pointing to the NEW server (same mapped drive letter).
I've tried everything - including going into the offline folders & telling
it to DELETE files associated with the old server, but the synch still tries
to do it! (I had the users manually move any files they worked on to the new
How do I get these laptops to STOP trying to synch to the old server, even
as they synch correctly to the new ???