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My Documents Shortcut Does Not Work


I am in a school environment where we do not allow students to access the c drive. We also redirect students my documents¯ folder to a network file storage server. We are in the process of converting to windows 7 and found that when a student tries to access their my documents¯ from their desktop they get an access denied message.

We would like to keep students from accessing the c drive but allow them the use of the desktop short cut for their my documents¯. We are pretty sure this is due to the fact that the my documents¯ folder is now a subfolder on the desktop. Is there a simple fix to allow students access only to their my documents¯ folder?


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