Enable folder redirection
Updated: October 4, 2012
Applies To: Windows Server 2012 Essentials
This topic applies to a server running Windows Server 2012 Essentials or Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, or to a server running Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard or Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter with the Windows Server Essentials Experience role installed.
You can configure Group Policy and deploy it to computers in the Windows Server Essentials network using the server Dashboard. The Windows Server Essentials Group Policy includes settings for Folder Redirection Group Policy and Security Policy Settings that impact Windows Update, Windows Defender, and the Network Firewall.
Open the Windows Server 2012 Essentials Dashboard.
On the navigation bar, click DEVICES.
Windows Server 2012 Essentials: In the global Users Tasks pane, click Implement Group Policy. The Implement Group Policy wizard appears.
Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials: In the global Devices Tasks pane, click Implement Group Policy. The Implement Group Policy wizard appears.
On the Enable Folder Redirection Group Policy page of the wizard, you can choose the user folders that you want to redirect.
Follow instructions to complete the wizard.