Mapping a network drive in Windows provides to the access to folder located in another drive, server, or computer over a network. Mapping makes it convenient for you to open your QuickBooks company file from the shared storage. In this article, we will be providing you the steps to map a network drive in Windows with some easy steps. You can also contact us at our technical support department at our QuickBooks Customer Service Phone Number +1888-396-0208 if you want any kind of help.

How To Map A Network Drive In Windows (Windows 8/10 And Windows 7)

For Windows 8/10:

  • Press Windows key from your keyboard.
  • Type This PC in the search field and hit enter.
  • Navigate the Computer tab and click on Map a network drive.
  • Choose any driver letter which is unused and then click on Browse.
  • Navigate to the network location where your QuickBooks company file is located. (Note: If you are facing any trouble while mapping the network drive using the UNC, try to use IP address of the server.)
  • Click on OK and then Finish.
  • Open QuickBooks company file from the new mapped drive.

For Windows 7:

  • Go to My Computer from the Start
  • From the Tools menu, Map network drive. If the Tools menu is not visible, press the Alt key to make it visible.
  • Choose any driver letter which is unused and then click on Browse.
  • Navigate to the network location where your QuickBooks company file is located. (Note: If you are facing any trouble while mapping the network drive using the UNC, try to use IP address of the server.)
  • Click on OK and then Finish. The new drive letter will be visible in the previous window as a Network Drive.
  • Open QuickBooks company file from the new mapped drive.

Congratulations, you have successfully mapped your network drive and now you can easily access your QuickBooks company file from another drive or system.

Technical Support For QuickBooks

Mapping network drive in Windows allows you to set up and QuickBooks in multi-user mode. However, there are very high probability of facing issues in the multi-user mode because you can face issues even because of minor reasons. If you are also facing any kind of issue while using QuickBooks in multi-user mode, you can contact us at our toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1888-396-0208 and get instant solution for your issues.

How Do I Map A Network Drive In Windows?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Call Us: +1888-396-0208