Mapping Network Drive Error
Posted on 2008-10-20
I am trying to map a network drive (that I have previously been able to map without a problem).
When I try, I get the error:
"The mapped network drive could not be created because the following error occured:
The network location cannot be reached."
I can map the drive from other machines so I know it's the settings on this machine.
I am mapping:
I can ping the server fine and I get an IP address, I can ping the IP address.
When I do ping the server, it brings up a different host name of:
I have tried mapping this and I get the same error.
I have tried fiddling with WINS setting but have had no luck so I reverted them.
Can anyone offer any advice?