Using Offline Files on DFS Shares / all shares are going offline!

What happend? You only made 1 DFS Target available offline, but all of the shares are offline when Slow Link is detected or the File Server is down. Consider the following Scenario: You configured a DFS Root in the \\Domain Contoso.com\Public the Targets are: Offline on the File Server \\Server_1;Nosync on the File Server \\Server_2;…

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Which minimum Share & NTFS permissions do you need for the use of Offline Files and Folder Redirection in Windows 2008 / 2008 R2

In Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2, as an administrator, you can share Folders which can be mapped as Network Drives on a Windows Vista or a Windows 7 Client. Also you can customize desktops by using Folder Redirection. Those mapped Drives you can make available offline by using the Offline Files…

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How to schedule Synchronizations in Windows 7

Hi, After the introductory article to offline files synchronization, i will present now a step-by-step procedure to schedule a synchronization.   – In the Synchronization Manager, right click on Offline Files and select “Schedule for Offline Files”: – Select the offline files to synchronize: – Select “when an event occurs”: – Choose options that applies:…

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