Create a shortcut to (map) a network drive
Applies to Windows 7
When you create a shortcut to a shared folder or computer on a network (also called mapping a network drive), you can get to it from Computer or Windows Explorer without having to look for it or type its network address each time.
- Click the Start button
- then right click click "Computer"
- Select "Map network drive"
- In the Drive list, click a drive letter.(You can choose any available letter.)
- In the Folder box, type the path of the folder or computer, or click Browse to find the folder or computer.
- To connect every time you log on to your computer, select the Reconnect at logon check box.
- Click Finish.
- Your computer is now connected, or mapped, to the network drive.
You can also view these instructions in the attached document.