Drive X

Maps drive X: to a network share (UNC path).

To use this policy setting, click enabled, and then enter a remote UNC path. For example \\FileServer\Shared.

To delete the mapped drive disable the policy.

Supported on: At least Windows 7

Enable policy:
Registry PathValue NameValue TypeValue
Network\XUserNameREG_SZ
Network\XProviderNameREG_SZMicrosoft Windows Network
Network\XProviderTypeREG_DWORD131072
Network\XConnectionTypeREG_DWORD1
Network\XDeferFlagsREG_DWORD4
Disable Policy:
Registry HiveRegistry PathValue NameValue TypeValue
HKEY_CURRENT_USERNetwork\XRemotePathREG_SZ
HKEY_CURRENT_USERNetwork\XProviderFlagsREG_DWORD0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERNetwork\XProviderNameREG_SZ
HKEY_CURRENT_USERNetwork\XProviderTypeREG_DWORD0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERNetwork\XConnectionTypeREG_DWORD0
HKEY_CURRENT_USERNetwork\XDeferFlagsREG_DWORD0

Drive X Remote Path:

Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathNetwork\X
Value NameRemotePath
Value TypeREG_EXPAND_SZ
Default Value
Remote path refers to DFS root
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathNetwork\X
Value NameProviderFlags
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value0
True Value1
False Value0

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