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Searching files on the network RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    I have a pc with Windows 7 64 bit Pro on domain environment and every time I make a search a file on a Mapped Unit all the local drives and the computers on the networks disappear from My PC and I don't know why Can You please help Me?

    Thanks in advance 


    MJH

    Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:59 PM

All replies

  • Hi,

    According to your description, I suggest you:

    1.rebuild index

    2.set the Drive Map GPO to use the Action UPDATE:

    a. Launch Group Policy Management

    b. Find your drive mapping GPO, right click on it and select EDIT

    c. Expand USER CONFIGURATION > PREFERENCES > WINDOWS SETTINGS > DRIVE MAPS

    d. Double click on the drive map that is automatically closing

    e. Change the ACTION drop down from REPLACE to UPDATE

    3. open Regedit, navigate to HKLM/SOFTWARE/Microsoft/Windows/Current Version/Policies/System.

    Create a new REG_DWORD entry named "EnableLinkedConnections".

    Set its value to 1.

    Hope it could be helpful.


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    Friday, September 20, 2019 3:04 AM
    Moderator
  • Well all/most network drives get edited by My Computer/Map Network drives...If ok,in cmd type: services.msc

    In msc,edit the services,Remote Services might be checked,simply Right Click/Open/Edit..Dependicies would be a good selection..And/Or/open Event Viewer/expand System/locate the date time of problem/properties/see what the OS says.....

    Sunday, September 22, 2019 10:33 PM