Redirect folders to subfolders of a specified location. Existing folder content is not moved during redirection.


  1. Start the User Environment Manager Management Console.
  2. Click the User Environment tab.
  3. Select Folder Redirection and click Create.
  4. Enter a name for the settings definition.
  5. Configure the folder redirection settings.



    Remote path

    The base folder to which subfolders are redirected. This path must be user-specific, and can contain environment variables.

    Folders to redirect

    The profile folders that must be redirected to subfolders of the location specified in Remote path. If Roaming AppData is selected as a folder to redirect, you can specify an alternative location.


    Redirecting Desktop, Favorites, Programs Menu, or Roaming AppData might lead to performance problems in the user environment.

  6. Click Save.