Workspace Environment Management tip: how to enable folder redirection

Recently been getting to grips with WEM as part of a proof of concept and run it through its paces as a possible tool to use as part of a Windows 10 project. Pretty good tool so far must say, installation straightforward enough, interface intuitive – looks like it was built by folks who would use it themselves which is always a good sign.

Does take a little bit of looking around to find some of the settings you might be looking for, for me I want to dump the folder redirection settings had in place in our GPO into it. To enable from within the WEM administration console need to click on (as per below pic):

i) On left hand pane Policies and Profiles

ii) Click Microsoft USV Settings

iii) Tick the box beside Process User State Virtualization Configuration

From there the options within the 2 Folder Redirection tabs (1/1 and 2/2) will be available so you can start using them for the usual contenders eg desktop/my documents etc





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