XP Pro offline files vs mapped drive

By ebarnard
Jun 16, 2008
  1. Hi all. One time I had a mapped drive that i had files available offline. The drive died & i got rid of that older computer. I recovered the info & placed on a new server & made available offline again. The new files all work fine but every half hour or so my computer says it can't sync the old offline files cuz they can't connect to the old mapped drive (it is no longer in existence). Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,525

    Disconnect from a mapped network drive
    1. Click Start, and then click My Computer.
    2. Right-click the icon for the mapped drive.
    3. Click Disconnect.

    Or read here, even if you don't have Norton:
  3. ebarnard

    ebarnard TS Rookie Topic Starter

    That's the problem. The mapped drive is gone. It doesn't show up as a mapped drive but the "online files" thing trys to sync with it even though it's not there anymore. Thanks
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,525

    Er hum, the link ?
  5. ebarnard

    ebarnard TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Sorry r u asking me what the link is or are you thinking out loud? I'm not sure what the link is.
  6. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,525

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