Add a Map Drive Button to the Toolbar

Posted on Wednesday, April 23, 2008 by khabibkhan

Do you want to quickly map a drive, but can't find the toolbar button? If you map
drives often, use one of these options to add a Map Drive button to the folder toolbar.
Option One (Long Term Fix):
· Click Start, click My Computer, right-click the toolbar, then unlock the toolbars,
if necessary.
· Right-click the toolbar again, and then click Customize.
· Under Available toolbar buttons, locate Map Drive, and drag it into the position you
want on the right under Current toolbar buttons.
· Click Close, click OK, and then click OK again.
You now have drive mapping buttons on your toolbar, so you can map drives from any
folder window. To unmap drives, follow the above procedure, selecting Disconnect under Available toolbar buttons. To quickly map a drive, try this option:
Option Two (Quick Fix):
· Click Start, and right-click My Computer.
· Click Map Network Drive.
If you place your My Computer icon directly on the desktop, you can make this move in
only two clicks!