Tuesday, 23 June 2009

Sharepoint - Map subsite to a drive

Mapping the sharepoint wiki as a mapped drive

  • From explorer (NOT internet explorer) choose Tools->Map Network Drive
  • Select a free Drive: letter (e.g. Z:)
  • In the Folder: field type the url http://sharepoint/Wiki
  • Check reconnect at login as required
  • Press
  • Nb. Only sharepoint subsites can be mapped this way

Adding sharepoint as a Network Place

  • Run the add network place wizard - rundll32 netplwiz.dll,AddNetPlaceRunDll
  • Click Next and Select “Choose another network location” click “Next”.
  • Type the address of SharePoint site/sub site. (e.g. http://p2-Testsite/Testsubsite/)
  • Type in the username and password.
  • Navigate to the Document library/list and create a Shortcut.