This article describes how to enable folder redirection
logging to gather verbose troubleshooting information in Microsoft Windows 2000. This verbose troubleshooting information is useful when you are investigating folder
redirection errors on a client computer.
Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.
Besides logging events in the Application log, folder
redirection provides a detailed log that you can use to troubleshoot Group
Policy issues. By default, folder redirection Client-Side Extensions (CSE)
logging is set to only log errors. To avoid using unnecessary disk space, leave folder redirection logging at the default setting.
enable folder redirection logging on the client computer, follow these
- Log on to the computer on which you want to enable folder
Note You must log on as an administrator.
- Click Start, click Run,
type regedit in the Open box, and then click OK.
- Locate and then click the following registry subkey:
- On the Edit menu, point to New,
and then click DWORD.
- Type FdeployDebugLevel,
and then press ENTER.
- Right-click FdeployDebugLevel, click
Modify, type 0x0000000F in the
Value data box, and then click
Note FdeployDebugLevel can have the following values:
The default FdeployDebugLevel value is 0x00000000.
- Ordinary: 0x00000000
- Verbose: 0x0000000F
After you finish troubleshooting, disable folder
redirection logging to free resources.