Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Batch File Creation

Create a batch file for your desktop

This is an easy way to have your network drives mapped when connected through Remote Desktop.
Note: This only works on Windows 7.   

1) Login to Remote Access
2) Use Notepad application to create a batch file. (replace wcole with your login name)

net use h: \\tru_vfiler1.tru.univ\home\wcole * /user:wcole
net use o: \\tru.univ\Shared\  * /user:wcole

Name the file drivemap.bat and save on your desktop.
3) Double click on "drivemap.bat" on my desktop
4) Enter your network password - twice - once for each drive mapping.
5) Use H: and O: drive.