Mapping network drives to a Network Attached Storage (NAS) device in Windows 2000
Posted on 2007-11-14
I have a Windows 2000 Professional machine and a NAS (Network Attached Storage) device on the same home network. I can map network drives that point to the NAS within Windows no problem, and they work immediately when setup (I have to choose the connect with a different username and password option).
I also choose Reconnect at Logon. However everytime I reboot I get prompted for the password for the drive mapping even though I've told it to remember the credentials. It seems to remember the username but not the password. I put it in and the drives connect straight away no problem. Is there anyway I can get Windows 2000 to remember the credentials for the NAS resource? I know in XP you can store different credentials but can't see similar funcationality in 2000?
Anyone know how to get round this? Why does it not remember the password?