Consider the following scenario:

  • On a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista, you log on immediately after you have restarted the computer.
  • Windows Explorer tries to display the desktop before the Workstation service has started.
  • Folder redirection is enabled on the computer.
  • In this scenario, you may experience one of the following symptoms.

    Symptom 1

    When you try to access redirected folders, you receive the following error message:

    \servernameUsernamesharename is currently unavailable.

    Symptom 2

    The Documents, Pictures, Music, and Desktop folders are not visible.

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