Saturday, March 21, 2009

Small Batch file to Map a Network Drive

This one may be useful if you have more than one Pc in your home/office network and you would like to make a mapped network drive from the command line. This will allow you to save/open documents in most programs by simply going to the correct drive letter.

To map a network drive open up a command prompt and type:
net use z: \\servername\sharename

To remove the mapped network drive type:
net use z: /delete

You can substitute any unused drive letter in the above commands. Also tha bove command assume you have the correct windows permissions to the network share.

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