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Offline files not available

  1. #1


    Jernej Kase Guest

    Offline files not available

    Dear All,

    we have SBS 2003 server, with my documents redirected to
    \\server\users\<user>. We' ve been using this with XP withot any problems.

    With Vista, the new "documents" folder is redirected to the server, the
    option "Always available offline" is checked and greyed out for all
    subfolders and files - so everything seems to be ok.

    However, after synchronisation, the files are not available offline. All
    files are marked to be available, but explorer shows "Offline availability:
    not available". Folders, on the other hand, are available offline.

    Any ideas how to fix this?

    TIA
    Jernej

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  3. #2


    Jill Zoeller [MSFT] Guest

    Re: Offline files not available

    Sorry for the late response--I missed this originally. I'm checking on this
    now...

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    "Jernej Kase" <JernejKase@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:1A795219-1A20-4245-B982-5C253CEC4E39@microsoft.com...
    > Dear All,
    >
    > we have SBS 2003 server, with my documents redirected to
    > \\server\users\<user>. We' ve been using this with XP withot any problems.
    >
    > With Vista, the new "documents" folder is redirected to the server, the
    > option "Always available offline" is checked and greyed out for all
    > subfolders and files - so everything seems to be ok.
    >
    > However, after synchronisation, the files are not available offline. All
    > files are marked to be available, but explorer shows "Offline
    > availability:
    > not available". Folders, on the other hand, are available offline.
    >
    > Any ideas how to fix this?
    >
    > TIA
    > Jernej




      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #3


    Jill Zoeller [MSFT] Guest

    Re: Offline files not available

    Try checking to see whether your cache is full. It sounds like a folder was
    pinned but the pin operation on some child items was unable to complete. To
    check for cache space availability, open the "Offline Files" control panel
    applet. Select the "Disk Usage" page. The page indicates the current space
    usage in the cache and provides a way for a local administrator to adjust
    the maximum usage limit.

    The Offline Files CPL applet is listed under the "Networking and Internet"
    category in the categorized control panel.

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    "Jill Zoeller [MSFT]" <jillz@online.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:uxpEmgvSHHA.4028@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
    > Sorry for the late response--I missed this originally. I'm checking on
    > this now...
    >
    > --
    > This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no
    > rights.
    >
    > Want to learn more about Windows file and storage technologies? Visit our
    > team blog at http://blogs.technet.com/filecab/default.aspx.
    >
    >
    >
    > "Jernej Kase" <JernejKase@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > news:1A795219-1A20-4245-B982-5C253CEC4E39@microsoft.com...
    >> Dear All,
    >>
    >> we have SBS 2003 server, with my documents redirected to
    >> \\server\users\<user>. We' ve been using this with XP withot any
    >> problems.
    >>
    >> With Vista, the new "documents" folder is redirected to the server, the
    >> option "Always available offline" is checked and greyed out for all
    >> subfolders and files - so everything seems to be ok.
    >>
    >> However, after synchronisation, the files are not available offline. All
    >> files are marked to be available, but explorer shows "Offline
    >> availability:
    >> not available". Folders, on the other hand, are available offline.
    >>
    >> Any ideas how to fix this?
    >>
    >> TIA
    >> Jernej

    >
    >




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