Create a Shortcut to Network Location

Posted On 2008-03-18 by FortyPoundHead
Tags: Networking Tip Windows XP
Views: 1576

You can create a shortcut to the new network place by the following steps.

  1. Start > Control Panel > Network and Internet connection.

  2. Click "add a network place."

  3. Choose another network location and click next.

  4. In the internet or network address box type the name of the network that you want to use.

  5. You can type the network address by this format \\Servername\Sharename

  6. Type the FTP address by this format

  7. Click next > Finish

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