Forcing Users to Save to Another Partition

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Server, Xserve, and Networking' started by titosan, Apr 23, 2013.

  1. titosan macrumors newbie

    Aug 29, 2011

    I have a small computer lab with 10 computers that I manage with a OS X sever. They are all iMacs.

    We partition the hard drive with two sections: one for OS and the other for any documents that users will create.

    Now, I want user to not to save anything on the partition with OS on it. Document folder as well as Picture folder are the main two.

    I looked around and found that you can change the default location for saving files but I want to go step further than that.

    Any suggestions would be appreciated.

  2. DJLC macrumors 6502a


    Jul 17, 2005
    Mooresville, NC
    I've never done this, but I know you can set a different location for user home folders. I'd think you'd want to just put all the home folders on your data partition.

    Try this.

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