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Mapped disk's passwords are not persisting between logon sessions in VDI environment

Product: ProfileUnity

Product Version: 5.5

Expires on: 365 days from publish date

Updated: October 7, 2013

 

Problem:

Mapped disk's passwords are not persisting between logon sessions in VDI environment

 

Symptoms:

Mapped locations to local network locations are persisting but mapped locations to other domain loose connection because of lost password/username

 

Possible Resolution(s):


Verify that ruleset "Passwords" is using correct registry and file locations:

A) Registry Rules:

  • Merge Tree HKCU Software\Microsoft\Protected Storage System Provider

B) Filesystem Rules: 

  • Merge User Profile AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Credentials 
  • Merge User Profile AppData\Local\Microsoft\Credentials 
  • Merge User Profile AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Protect

Open ProfileUnity Console, Select "Portability Management" Edit "Passwords" Ruleset you are using.

Check for this registry entry here, if not present add here and save:

PasswordsPortability.jpg

Save and Update.

 

Verify that "Passwords" ruleset is enabled in "Portability Settings" section:

Go to "Configuration Management" Edit configuration, Select "Portability Settings"

Example:

Portability2.jpg

Edit "Passwords Portability Rule and verify that both "Apply Registry Rules" and "Apply Filesystem Rules" are enabled.

Example:

 

PasswordsRule.jpg

 

Save and Update Update.jpg

Download your new updated configuration to ...netlogon\profileunity directory.

 

Related KB: Mapped drives are not persisting between logons

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