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syntaxis to set a user and password with the command net use

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Hello

I do not understand how can set the user and password with the command net use, i have seeing the syntaxis but i do not understand,

Does any body could give me an example please
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Qlemo"Batchelor", Developer and EE Topic Advisor
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net use is only for mapping a network drive. That is a share located on another PC. The syntax is
net use z: \\server\share /u:domain\user password
This will map the drive Z to the share using a specific user account differing from your current account.

I assume you want to change the password of a user instead. That is done by
net user username password
E.g.   net user jmsienrique verySpecialPassword

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Commented:
Hi,

sure, no problem:

NET USE X: \\computername\folder YourPassword /USER:Domainname\Username /PERSISTENT:Yes

"Computername" can be a server or another client, "folder" must be a shared folder where this user has access to, "YourPassword" is the password in right lower and upper case syntax, "Domainname\" is only needed if the credential is in a domain, "Username" is the name of the user with this password and "PERSISTENT" is an add-on to create this only available during the current Windows session or available after rebooting.

Cheers,

Christian
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