New system wide default profile do not apply to existing users on the system.

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  • I have create new system wide default profile.
  • I referred below kbase documentation for these settings.

     How to set or unset mandatory or default user profile for Gnome users in Red Hat Enterprise Linux ?

  • The new profile settings do not apply to existing users.
  • The profile does work for the new users created on the system.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • Gnome desktop

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