How to Map a File Share?


Map a network drive to get to it from File Explorer in Windows without having to look for it or type its network address each time.


1. Open File Explorer from the taskbar or the Start  menu, or press the Windows logo key  + E.


2. Select This PC from the left pane. Then, on the Computer tab, select Map network drive.

 Map a network drive in File Explorer


3. In the Drive list, select a drive letter. (Any available letter will do.)


4. In the Folder box, type the path of the folder or computer, or select Browse to find the folder or computer. To connect every time you log on to your PC, select the Reconnect at sign-in check box.



5. Select Finish.


6. Open LinkFixer Advanced, select Network Locations under Home tab. The Status should be Online, the Type is Mapped Drive, you could see the drive letter under name and there's no error message under Status Message.



Note: If you can't connect to a network drive or folder, the computer you're trying to connect to might be turned off, or you might not have the correct permissions. Try contacting your network administrator.