May 022012

Map Network Drive with Powershell

Sure you can use the command net use to map a network drive. But this would not check for existing mapped drives. Here’s a small function that first checks to see that the URL you are mapping to does not yet exist, avoiding duplicate mapped drives:


functionNew-MapDrive {

    $present= @(Get-WmiObjectWin32_Networkconnection|

    if ($present-contains$Path) {
“Network connection to
$Path is already present”

    } else {