Network drive delay

Discussion in 'Wireless Networking' started by =?Utf-8?B?YWRr?=, Jul 7, 2005.

  1. I have a small network 2x XPPro (laptop & desktop). My problem is that I want
    to access my laptop whenever it is connected to my network with a network
    drive on my desktop(-computer). When the laptop is not connected file
    browsing locks up when explorer believes that after it is important for the
    ('non-multitasking') user to wait for the network drive even if I did not
    intend to use it.

    Is there a delay setting or other way to get rid of this annoying lockup?
     
    =?Utf-8?B?YWRr?=, Jul 7, 2005
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  2. Your computer is searching to reconnect to the net drive on boot. Uncheck
    "reconnect at logon" in the mapped drive.

    "adk" wrote:

    > I have a small network 2x XPPro (laptop & desktop). My problem is that I want
    > to access my laptop whenever it is connected to my network with a network
    > drive on my desktop(-computer). When the laptop is not connected file
    > browsing locks up when explorer believes that after it is important for the
    > ('non-multitasking') user to wait for the network drive even if I did not
    > intend to use it.
    >
    > Is there a delay setting or other way to get rid of this annoying lockup?
     
    =?Utf-8?B?TWFyeQ==?=, Jul 9, 2005
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