Disconnect any existing network share mappings

Some time when you want to connect to a Network Share, you can get a error like:
The network folder specified is currently mapped using a different user name and password. To connect using a different user name and password, first disconnect any existing mappings to this network share.

Click on Start > Run
Enter cmd in he textbox
Enter net use * /delete in the dos box.

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  1. Larry Slack says:

    Just wanted to say THANKS for posting this. It helped me regain access to a file share on a domain that I somehow lost access to.

    I appreciate you posting this.

    – Larry

  2. MRAH says:

    Awesome! thanks, really didn’t wanna restart

  3. Sudha says:

    Thanks a lot. This is what I was looking for!!

  4. UonPC says:

    thanks, for the great hint!


  5. Marwa says:

    thank you , it works