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Simone_Termine
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Does anyone know how to stop redirecting known folders (desktops, documents, images etc.) via scripts? Or this option is only available manually?


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@Vasil Michev no, these GPOs could help me to prevent users from moving Desktop, Pictures etc. I need to unlink these folders ftrom OneDrive.

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