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Getting Started with Windows VDI by Andrew Fryer

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Chapter 8. Managing User Profiles and Data

In this chapter, we will look at how to manage our users' profiles and settings so that they get a consistent experience in VDI, which we may also want to be in sync with to get a look and feel of their physical desktops. There are a number of ways of handling this depending on what types of desktops our users will connect to. We'll look at all of the various options and the considerations for using each of them and then move on to examining how to implement each of them. We will also cover the newest technology for managing user profiles: User Environment Virtualization (UE-V).

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When a user logs on to Windows, all of their settings are written into a collection of files, collectively ...

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