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Getting UNC Path from Mapped drive

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework
Hi All,

I am developing a ASP.NET application using VB.NET in 2.0 framework.

I need help in finding a solution to get UNC path from a mapped drive path.


1.)  \\DaytonServer  network server is mapped to a drive(Z:) 

2.)  if the user selects a file from a mapped drive (Z:)   then its appearing as Z:\FileName.txt  .  Once I retrieve this, I would like to get the UNC path for the mapped drive ( eg:  \\DaytonServer\FileName.txt   )   and store it in the database.  

Please help, I need to implement this immediately.

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