Folder redirection fails with Error Code 5 "Access Denied"

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    Introduction

    When redirecting Microsoft Special folders with Environment Manager you may receive an Error Code 5 - "Access Denied"
     
    Microsoft Group Policy will allow the same folders to be redirected

    Detail

    The registry Value 'DisablePersonalDirChange' may be preventing the successful redirection .
     
    Check either of the following locations:
    HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
    HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
     
    DisablePersonalDirChange
    Data Type: DWORD (DWORD Value)
    Enabled Value: 1
    Disabled Value: 0
     
    Ensure this value is set to '0'