How to Create a Network Drive

Introduction: How to Create a Network Drive

This instructable will teach you how to create a network drive

Step 1: Step 1

Open the start menu and select computer right-click on a drive or folder stored on a drive select properties on the top bars on properties select sharing then select advanced sharing

Step 2: Step 2

Select share this folder box now name your share where it says Share name now select permissions select everyone and click full control now click apply and ok and apply again your folder/drive is now shared

Step 3: Mapping the Drive

Now that you have created a network drive you need to map the drive to do this select map network drive on the top bars now type in the location and click finish

Step 4: Finished

Congratulations you have now mapped and created a network drive enjoy



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