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ijsmith

OSNN One Post Wonder
#1
I am running Windows 2003 Server and I want to make a login scripts so users can use applications on theserver have access to the printer and map drives
Does anyone know how to do this plz leave a message
Thanxs
IJSmith
 

cpugeniusmv

Computer Genius
#2
i assume it's running as a DC and your computers are logging into it rather than the local machine?

just make some batch files and make them startup scripts via GP.

example (map network drive):

net use X: \\servername\sharename

as for printing...i believe there should be another policy for adding printers...i wouldn't do that in a startup script.
 

rushm001

In the beginning......
Political User
#3
You have to create a share on the server called Netlogon, within this shared directory contains batch files for the users which run the logon script processes (eg Net use n: \\ServerName\NetworkShare )

You then open the properties for each of the users you want to assign a logon script to and put the filename of the logon script batch file in the logon script box (No need for the netlogon path).

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mooo

thecyberninja
#4
make sure if you add 2 locations in the batch file... don't give the same dirve letter! i did that and couldn't figure out for a day on why the hell it was messed up. just some warning :)
 

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