GPO hide drive C

Lecteur C masqué

Presentation In this tutorial, we’ll see how to hide drive C using Group Policy (GPO). This GPO is often used to hide drives on RDS farms. Hiding the reader does not prevent access, it is possible to access the reader by the browser directly entering his address. If you want to apply the GPO to …

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Windows 2016: Troubleshoot RDS Gateway Connection Issues – April 2019

Symptom You are using an RDS gateway on a Windows 2016 server The connection to the RDS gateway randomly fails depending on the extension with the RDC client The update kb4493470 is installed on the server. Solutions Solution 1 On the server uninstall the bet kb4493470. Solution 2 Install the update kb4493473 which solves the …

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RDS Farm: High Availability Service Broker Configuration

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As a follow-up to the article: Deploy a RDS Windows 2012 R2 / 2016/2019 farm, we will see in this tutorial how to configure the high availability service broker. This configuration is optimized for clients use as address of connection to the RDS services, the address of the broker. The tutorial: Connecting to Remote Desktop …

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SOPHOS XG: clientless access

Clientless access presentation Client-free access to Sophos XG firewalls allows connections to corporate servers without a VPN client by going directly through an internet browser as Citrix does. Clientless access configure Firewall configuration 1. Go to the firewall administration interface. 2. From the navigation menu go to Administration 1 / Device Access 2 and verify …

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Resolve temporary profile issues on RDS / TSE remote desktops

Context For multiple and often unknown reasons, users are connected to their session on a temporary profile. The user does not find his settings including the Outlook profile. All that is stored in the folder C:\Users\TEMP is not saved when they log off. If you apply a folder redirection GPO (desktop / documents …), the …

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GPO : Loopback Processing

In this tutorial, I will try to simply introduce you to how reminder loops work in GPOs.

It quickly becomes a joke when we have a mixed environment with local users, RDS users and mobile users.


To illustrate this article, I am going to assume that I have a company with two remote sites of about thirty kilometers and that the HR has a fixed position on each site and 3 days work on site A and 2 days on site B .

Each site has two servers:

  • An Active Directory
  • A file server with the folders replicated by using the DFS service.

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