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The specified network password is not correct error during script execution

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I am running the script attached and getting the error below
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Windows Script Host
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Script:      C:\Documents and Settings\user\Desktop\mappingdrives.vbs
Line:      32
Char:      13
Error:      The specified network password is not correct.

Code:      80070056
Source:       WSHNetwork.MapNetworkDrive

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OK  
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Line 32 in my script is objNetwork.MapNetworkDrive strDrive, strShare, True, True
'==============
Dim objFSO
Set objFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
 
Dim objNetwork
Set objNetwork = CreateObject("WScript.Network")
 
Dim objWinntUser
Set objWinntUser = GetObject("WinNT://" & objNetwork.UserDomain & "/" & objNetwork.UserName & ",user")
 
Dim strGroupToCheck, strGroupShare, strDrive, strShare
 
' Specity the group name, a semi-colon symbol, the drive letter, a semi-colon symbol, and the network share
arrGroupShares = Array( _
      "group1;Z;\\server\network\share1", _
      "group2;I;\\server\network\share2" _
      )
 
For Each strGroupShare In arrGroupShares
      strGroupToCheck = Split(strGroupShare, ";")(0)
      strDrive = Split(strGroupShare, ";")(1)
      If Right(strDrive, 1) <> ":" Then strDrive = strDrive & ":"
      strShare = Split(strGroupShare, ";")(2)
      If IsMemberOfGroup(objNetwork.UserDomain, objWinntUser, strGroupToCheck) = True Then
            'MsgBox "You are a member of " & strGroupToCheck
            If objFSO.DriveExists(strDrive) = True Then objNetwork.RemoveNetworkDrive strDrive, True, True
            objNetwork.MapNetworkDrive strDrive, strShare, True, True
      ElseIf IsMemberOfGroup(objNetwork.UserDomain, objWinntUser, strGroupToCheck) = False Then
            'MsgBox "You are NOT a member of " & strGroupToCheck
      ElseIf IsMemberOfGroup(objNetwork.UserDomain, objWinntUser, strGroupToCheck) = "Error" Then
            'MsgBox "There was no group found called " & strGroupToCheck
      End If      
Next
 
Function IsMemberOfGroup(strUserDomain, objUser, strGroup) 'the user is a member of a specified group
      IsMemberOfGroup = False
      Dim objGroup
      On Error Resume Next
      Set objGroup = GetObject("WinNT://" & strUserDomain & "/" & strGroup & ",group")
      If Err.Number Then
            IsMemberOfGroup = "Error"
      Else
            IsMemberOfGroup = objGroup.IsMember(objUser.ADsPath)
            'MsgBox objUser.ADsPath
      End If
End Function
'==============

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by:chandru_sol
ID: 20303168
Hi,

Try this......


regards
Chandru
Dim objFSO
Set objFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
 
Dim objNetwork
Set objNetwork = CreateObject("WScript.Network")
 
Dim objWinntUser
Set objWinntUser = GetObject("WinNT://" & objNetwork.UserDomain & "/" & objNetwork.UserName & ",user")
 
Dim strGroupToCheck, strGroupShare, strDrive, strShare
 
' Specity the group name, a semi-colon symbol, the drive letter, a semi-colon symbol, and the network share
arrGroupShares = Array( _
      "group1;Z;\\server\network\share1", _
      "group2;I;\\server\network\share2" _
      )
 
For Each strGroupShare In arrGroupShares
      strGroupToCheck = Split(strGroupShare, ";")(0)
      strDrive = Split(strGroupShare, ";")(1)
      If Right(strDrive, 1) <> ":" Then strDrive = strDrive & ":"
      strShare = Split(strGroupShare, ";")(2)
      If IsMemberOfGroup(objNetwork.UserDomain, objWinntUser, strGroupToCheck) = True Then
            'MsgBox "You are a member of " & strGroupToCheck
            If objFSO.DriveExists(strDrive) = True Then objNetwork.RemoveNetworkDrive strDrive, True
            objNetwork.MapNetworkDrive strDrive, strShare, True
      ElseIf IsMemberOfGroup(objNetwork.UserDomain, objWinntUser, strGroupToCheck) = False Then
            'MsgBox "You are NOT a member of " & strGroupToCheck
      ElseIf IsMemberOfGroup(objNetwork.UserDomain, objWinntUser, strGroupToCheck) = "Error" Then
            'MsgBox "There was no group found called " & strGroupToCheck
      End If      
Next
 
Function IsMemberOfGroup(strUserDomain, objUser, strGroup) 'the user is a member of a specified group
      IsMemberOfGroup = False
      Dim objGroup
      On Error Resume Next
      Set objGroup = GetObject("WinNT://" & strUserDomain & "/" & strGroup & ",group")
      If Err.Number Then
            IsMemberOfGroup = "Error"
      Else
            IsMemberOfGroup = objGroup.IsMember(objUser.ADsPath)
            'MsgBox objUser.ADsPath
      End If
End Function
'==============

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chandru_sol earned 2000 total points
ID: 20303175
Whoops!

Change this line

If objFSO.DriveExists(strDrive) = True Then objNetwork.RemoveNetworkDrive strDrive, True

to

If objFSO.DriveExists(strDrive) = True Then objNetwork.RemoveNetworkDrive strDrive, True, True

regards
Chandru
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by:RobSampson
ID: 20308788
Hi, I'm wondering if you've got some sort of cached credentials to a network resource....

Please follow the instructions in this article:
http://www.microsoft.com/resources/documentation/windows/xp/all/proddocs/en-us/usercpl_manage_passwords.mspx

to check if you have any cached passwords, and remove those that are for the same resource as the server you are trying to map a drive to.....

Regards,

Rob.
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by:vmamedov
ID: 20312432
thank you chandru/rob for all your help

chandru, your solution on a different post was it, it solved the problem
i have removed the 2nd true from adding network drives and it solved it, do i need to do the same for the removing of the drives???


rob, thank you for the original script and all the modifications that you have done

i will give full credit to chandru on this post and have already given full credit to rob on the other post that i have opened regarding the original script

again thanks for your help

if you both dont mind i have opened a another post regarding a different issue, if you can take a look at http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Visual_Basic/VB_Script/Q_22970085.html
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by:vmamedov
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chandru was great and answered all my questions and his solution worked!!!
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