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    Posted: 14 Jul 2008 at 2:31pm
Hello-
I used Profile Wizard to share a profile.  Now the user is no longer needed.  Since it is a shared profile, if I delete the user profile will it alo delete the shared profile.
Thank you.
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  Quote Support Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 16 Jul 2008 at 5:34am

Hi,

Yes it will! The safe way to manage profiles is to use User Profile Manager, of course Smile However, if you want to remove the entry for the user from the profile list you can do it manually by removing the user SID registry key under HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList.

 

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  Quote Technical Support Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 16 Jul 2008 at 7:59am
Thank you, that worked.
 
Kind of tricky figuring out what SID to remove.
 
Definately will use the Profile Manager next time.
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  Quote Support Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 16 Jul 2008 at 11:09am
It can be tricky identifying the SID. You can use PsGetSid to get a SID from a user name.
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  Quote Technical Support Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 16 Jul 2008 at 12:44pm
Great Tip, Thank you.
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