?
Solved

The network path was not found.

Posted on 1998-09-10
3
Medium Priority
?
285 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-28
Hi,
  I have application on another NT serve, and I shared the folder. But I still couldn't run the application on Dos window. The below is what I tyoed.
==== Command Line ======
C:\>\\Commrece\apps\currency\Currency.exe
==== Output ============
The network path was not found.

Thanks!!
Ben
0
Comment
Question by:jpchen
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
3 Comments
 

Expert Comment

by:boywonder
ID: 1792426
Map a drive then run from dos.

Right click network neighborhood, Map network drive, choose a drive letter, browse or specify the UNC path to the share. (ie
\\servername\sharename) Or in your case \\servername\commerce\apps\currency or you can map to just the commerce dir and then cd to the apps and then the currency directory.

Once the mapping is setup. Swith to the drive letter in dos. run the executable from the location where the folder with the executable is .

Matt
0
 

Author Comment

by:jpchen
ID: 1792427
I don't want to map the drive, because the security reason.  The NT server will logon and log off by different users.

Thanks!!

0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
weinerk earned 200 total points
ID: 1792428
try

net use \\server\share /u:<user> <pass>
(this will attach, but not map a drive)

\\server\share\path\prog.exe
(this will run the prog.exe)

net use \\server /d
(this will detach, but not map a drive)


0

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar - Networking for the Cloud Era

This webinar discusses:
-Common barriers companies experience when moving to the cloud
-How SD-WAN changes the way we look at networks
-Best practices customers should employ moving forward with cloud migration
-What happens behind the scenes of SteelConnect’s one-click button

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article shows how to use a free utility called 'Parkdale' to easily test the performance and benchmark any Hard Drive(s) installed in your computer. We also look at RAM Disks and their speed comparisons.
In the absence of a fully-fledged GPO Management product like AGPM, the script in this article will provide you with a simple way to watch the domain (or a select OU) for GPOs changes and automatically take backups when policies are added, removed o…
Get a first impression of how PRTG looks and learn how it works.   This video is a short introduction to PRTG, as an initial overview or as a quick start for new PRTG users.
In this video, viewers will be given step by step instructions on adjusting mouse, pointer and cursor visibility in Microsoft Windows 10. The video seeks to educate those who are struggling with the new Windows 10 Graphical User Interface. Change Cu…

752 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question