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For a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 version of this article, see 324749
This step-by-step article describes how to create a roaming user profile. Roaming user profiles provide the user with the same working environment, no matter which Microsoft Windows NT-based computer to which the user logs on.
Creating a roaming user profileCreating a roaming user profile is a two-step process: creating a test user profile and then copying the test user profile to a network server.
Creating a test user profileIn this procedure, you create a test profile for the roaming user:
Copying the test user profileIn this procedure, you copy the test profile to a network server:
TroubleshootingWindows 2000 does not support the use of encrypted files with roaming user profiles.
Article ID: 302082 - Last Review: October 31, 2006 - Revision: 3.2
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