Change Shared Drive Letter Reassignment

After upgrading a windows 10 computer one network drive does not mount correctly. We have two network mounts, one at G: and another at S:

After upgrading to win 10 the network folder mapped to S: is mapped correctly but the one mapped to G: does not get mapped correctly. When I go to File Explorer then I see the G: but it has a red cross over it and if I click it I get a popup with title and main text .

The network drives are mounted using a domain group policy executed at logon, its a .cmd file that contains two lines of the other line uses s: instead of g: but after a short time when the user logs on (doesn´t matter what user it is) then the folder gets mapped under a different drive letter, namely z: (and this breaks a lot of short cuts so getting it mapped correctly is important).

On the client computer I can not delete the G: using that just gives me neither can I remap the network folder from z: to g:. Issuing just shows just s: and z: in use. Other computers that have not upgraded to win 10 have no issue with this and the drives get mapped correctly.

So I am at a loss here, any ideas?

EDIT: I disabled offline files and restarted the computer. Now the G: drive letter no longer shows up in File Explorer (the network folder still maps under Z) and if I try then I get and but I can't see any device associated with the letter G.

EDIT2: Looking in regedit under HKLM/System/MountedDevices then I see the G letter in use there, and I suspect that it is either a USB driver or a SD card reader. How can I know which one it is? And how can I tell win 10 to stop using the drive letter G for USB or SD card reader?

windows-10network-shares

'); doc.close(); function init(b, config) { b.addVar({ 'abTests[0][testName]': 'includeIAS', 'abTests[0][bucketValue]': 0, 'abTests[1][testName]': 'printButton', 'abTests[1][bucketValue]': 0, 'abTests[2][testName]': 'articleFeedbackDesktop', 'abTests[2][bucketValue]': 1, 'abTests[3][testName]': 'increaseHeaderBidderTimeout', 'abTests[3][bucketValue]': 2, 'abTests[4][testName]': 'searchCTA', 'abTests[4][bucketValue]': 2, 'abTests[5][testName]': 'cssJsInjection_ArticleInlineLinks', 'abTests[5][bucketValue]': 2, 'abTests[6][testName]': 'pageLoadDesktopT4', 'abTests[6][bucketValue]': 0, 'abTests[7][testName]': 'leaderboardacOffset', 'abTests[7][bucketValue]': 0, 'abTests[8][testName]': 'targetCPM', 'abTests[8][bucketValue]': 0, 'abTests[9][testName]': 'cssJsInjection', 'abTests[9][bucketValue]': 0, 'ptax': 'lw_learn-how-windows', 'tax0': 'lw', 'tax1': 'lw_learn-how', 'tax2': 'lw_learn-how-windows', 'tax3': 'lw_windows-tutorials', 'tax4': 'lw_drive-management-tutorials', 'templateId': '65', 'templateName': 'flexTemplate', 'templateView': 'PERSONAL_COMPUTER', 'tmog': 'g16212aba36369702d31302d31342d312d33352d3131bab', 'mint': 'g16212aba36369702d31302d31342d312d33352d3131bab', 'idstamp': 'g16212aba36369702d31302d31342d312d33352d3131bab', 'dataCenter': 'us-east-1', 'serverName': 'ip-10-14-1-35-1', 'serverVersion': '2.46.1', 'resourceVersion': '2.46.1', 'cc': 'UA', 'city': '', 'lat': '50.45', 'lon': '30.523', 'rg': '', 'clientTimestamp': new Date().getTime(), 'globeTimestamp': 1520731661155, 'referrer': document.referrer, 'sessionPc': '1', 'userAgent[familyName]': 'IE', 'userAgent[versionMajor]': '11', 'userAgent[versionMinor]': '0', 'userAgent[osName]': 'Windows 7', 'userAgent[osVersion]': '6.1', 'userAgent[mobile]': 'false', 'userAgent[raw]': 'Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; Trident/7.0; rv:11.0) like Gecko' }); b.init({ beacon_url: 'https://rd.about.com/boomerang/tech', user_ip: '178.159.37.71', site_domain: 'lifewire.com', BW: { enable: false }, DFPTiming: {} }); } if (document.addEventListener) { document.addEventListener("onBoomerangLoaded", function(e) { // e.detail.BOOMR is a reference to the BOOMR global object init(e.detail.BOOMR); }); } else if (document.attachEvent) { // IE 6, 7, 8 we use onPropertyChange and look for propertyName === "onBoomerangLoaded" document.attachEvent("onpropertychange", function(e) { if (!e) e=event; if (e.propertyName === "onBoomerangLoaded") { // e.detail.BOOMR is a reference to the BOOMR global object init(e.detail.BOOMR); } }); } })();(function() { var article = document.getElementById('article_1-0'); if (article && !article.gtmPageView) { article.gtmPageView = {"description":"Here is how to change drive letters in Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, or XP. You can change the letter for any drive, except the one Windows is installed on.","errorType":"","authorId":"21913","updateDate":"2018-01-17","contentGroup":"Articles","lastEditingAuthorId":"21913","lastEditingUserId":"148123015675978","characterCount":4559,"templateId":"65","documentId":2626069,"socialTitle":"How to Change a Drive's Letter in Windows","title":"How to Change a Drive Letter (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP)" || document.title || '',"isCommerceDocument":false,"experienceTypeName":"","experienceType":"single page","fullUrl":"https://www.lifewire.com/how-to-change-a-drive-letter-2626069" + location.hash,"currentPageOrdinal":"","previousPageOrdinal":"","entryType":"direct","pageviewType":"standard","templateVariation":"","publishDate":"2010-08-07","numOfImages":1,"numOfPages":1,"numOfArticleWords":"","numOfInlineLinks":"","excludeFromComscore":false,"socialImage":"https://fthmb.tqn.com/zsD8KIL-brltLvLZz0Wh7i-ovvw=/735x0/change-drive-letter-5948522e3df78c537bd14bc3.png","numOfMapLabels":"","isErrorPage":false,"instartLogicDelivered":0,"internalSessionId":"g16212aba36369702d31302d31342d312d33352d3131bab","internalRequestId":"g16212aba36369702d31302d31342d312d33352d3131bab","taxonomyNodes":[[{"documentId":4074445,"shortName":"Lifewire"},{"documentId":4102585,"shortName":"How To"},{"documentId":4102761,"shortName":"Windows"},{"documentId":4102719,"shortName":"Guides & Tutorials"},{"documentId":4102604,"shortName":"Drive Management"}]]}; } }()); (function() { Mntl.utilities.readyAndDeferred(function($container){ var $masonryInstance = $('#masonry-list1_1-0'); if ($masonryInstance.data('no-js')) return; Mntl.MasonryList.init($container, $masonryInstance, {stretch: '.card__img, .card--no-image .card__content'}); }); })();(function() { Mntl.utilities.readyAndDeferred(function($container){ var $masonryInstance = $('#masonry-list2_1-0'); if ($masonryInstance.data('no-js')) return; Mntl.MasonryList.init($container, $masonryInstance, {stretch: '.card__img, .card--no-image .card__content'}); }); })();Mntl.utilities.readyAndDeferred(function() { Mntl.Rollaway.init($('#mntl-leaderboard-header_1-0')); });

0 Replies to “Change Shared Drive Letter Reassignment”

Lascia un Commento

L'indirizzo email non verrà pubblicato. I campi obbligatori sono contrassegnati *