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Mapping Local Drives Win98 SE

Posted on 2002-06-24
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If I share a folder on my own PC and then try to MAP it as a drive, Windows kicks up an error.

Is there a fix available or a way around making this work.  I know it seems odd to map a local shared folder, but it is to keep an installation uniform throughout several PC's.

Many thanks
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stevenlewis earned 200 total points
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yes, try using the subst command and then ampping the drive
http://home.att.net/~redarrow/subst.htm
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euphoni, Glad I could help
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Since posting the question.. I also found that by finding the local computer in expoler by IP address.. you CAN right click and map the drive that way!
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Oh.. and glad you could help.. :) Thanks
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