View Full Version : Windows Explorer command line settings

19-07-2001, 03:15 PM
Are there command-line switches I can pass to Explorer to have it map a network drive?
Something along the lines of:
'explorer /mapnetworkdrive /:Y //aServer/sharedFolder/'

20-07-2001, 07:06 AM
Through dos command the comand would be
map p y:=\\server\sharefolder\
map p y:=\\2ndpc\mp3s\

or via explorer broswe to to the server, right click on the sharefolder and click on map network drive. IF you wanted to add a tick on recconect at logon to make it perment maped drive.


20-07-2001, 01:53 PM
Thanks for the try, but the command you gave didn't fly for me at a DOS prompt.
I've found a shell command that works:
net use [drive name]:

Thanks for the response.