Documents policy settings

The Documents section contains policy settings for specifying whether to redirect the contents the Documents folder to a shared network location.

Documents path

This setting specifies the network location to which files in the Documents folder are redirected.

By default, this setting is disabled and no location is specified.

If this setting is not configured here, Profile management does not redirect the specified folder.

The Documents path setting must be enabled not only to redirect files to the Documents folder, but also to redirect files to the Music, Pictures, and Videos folders.

Redirection settings for Documents

This setting specifies how to redirect the contents of the Documents folder.

By default, contents are redirected to a UNC path.

To control how to redirect the contents of the Documents folder, choose one of the following options:

  • Redirect to the following UNC path. Redirects content to the UNC path specified in the Documents path policy setting.
  • Redirect to the users home directory. Redirects content to the users home directory, typically configured as the #homeDirectory# attribute for a user in Active Directory.

If this setting is not configured here, Profile management does not redirect the specified folder.

Documents policy settings