Sunday, January 14, 2007

enable drive mapping from network. windowsXP

to enable users to map drives from your system if its running windows xp.
1. go to group policy editor (gpedit.msc from run)
2. go to Local Computer Policy -> Computer Configuration -> Windows Settings -> Security Settings -> Local Policies -> Security Options
3. Choose the policy "Network access: sharing security model for local accounts" and set it to "Classic - local users authenticate as themselves"

this way you can map your drives from a remote system and use it with your users full priviliges.


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