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Problem Mapping a Sharepoint folder to a drive in Windows XP

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I can map a folder on sharepoint from a Windows Vista machine with the following command line

NET USE z: "http://srv-nam/sites/folder-1/folder-2"

...and it works just fine.

If I then logon with exactly the same user to a Windows XP box and type exactly the same command I get

Failed with system error 67; Network name cannot be found


Note that this is not a HTTPS issue as the server is not set up to respond to HTTPS requests.

Does anyone have any ideas how I get the Windows XP box working please?

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