service that maps a drive

Posted on 2002-05-07
Last Modified: 2010-04-13
How do I create a service that maps a drive to a remote computer?
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The same way you create any other service, with a compiler of some sort.  I suggest Microsoft Visual Studio and C++ but other options exist.

Is there any specific issue about this you don't understand?

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why create a service to map a drive?  You can do with a script!

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Is there some sort of dos command that maps a drive?
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arichee: NET USE Z: \\computername\sharename

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