Map drive error with 3787 "You must log on before do this operation"

Dear EE members,
I have a client who is using win me vmplayer, where she always can't connect to network drive in the
morning. I trace her problem and even run the network script :
ping localhost -n 10>nul
net use f: \\131.141.150.200\General
exit

Still no help!

I want to perform persistent mapping upon win me, but don't know how to do and is it helpful in her
case....

TQ.

Rgds,
yjchong
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mudassirahmedCommented:
if you get the error as error 3787 , then look at the following link

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/156323

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yjchong514Author Commented:
The problem is sometime the PC can map to network drive and sometime the PC cannot in the vmplayer environment - ME guest.

In the win7 host, there is no problem.


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JaredjarCommented:
it has to do with security setting .create  me user accout on win 7 box (same username password)also have a look at security settings ,guest account exc
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JonveeCommented:
See if this article helps - although written for Win98 it should be suitable for WinMe>
"How to network Windows 95 and/or Windows 98 computers in a small network":
http://support.3com.com/infodeli/inotes/techtran/13a96_5ea.htm

Also.....
"Networking between WindowsXP and Windows95/98/ME":
http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/wxpwin9x.html
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