Folder and File Location after Local Profile is created.

Add file locations to this list as questions arise.

Explaining what you see in Windows Explorer to the End Users:

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*During the conversion of 'roaming' to 'local' files were moved by M:\ to C:\. Keep in mind, files are not backed up on C:\. Users should use OneDrive or other cloud storage to backup their files.

 Folder\file  New Location
 Old Location
 normal.dot  c:\users\train18\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Templates  (hidden)
 m:\settings\application data\Microsoft\Templates
 Appdata
 c:\users\train18\AppData\roaming (hidden)
 m:\settings\application data
 My videos  c:\users\train18\My Videos
 m:\My Videos
 My music
 c:\users\train18\My Music
 m:\My Music
 Pictures
  c:\users\train18\My Pictures
m:\My Pictures
 Downloads  c:\users\train18\downloads
m:\Downloads
 IE Favorites
 m:\favorites\Favorites Bar  (these will roam with users)
 m:\settings
 Firefox bookmarks
 m:\firefox OR c:\users\train18\AppData\Roaming\...   see image below
 
 Chrome bookmarks
  c:\users\train18\AppData\Local\...  see image below
 
 Documents
 m:\  
 Desktop
 m:\desktop (these will roam with users)
 
     
     
     
     
     
     

Firefox bookmarks will be in 1 of 2 possible locations.
1.) m:\firefox (if the user installed Firefox from the Software Center: App Catalog)
2.) c:\users\username\AppData (see below) (if the user installed directly from the Google website.)

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Google Chrome bookmarks:

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Keywords:local profile file folder location   Doc ID:51238
Owner:Patricia T.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2015-05-08 09:12 CDTUpdated:2016-02-18 12:36 CDT
Sites:UW Green Bay
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