Windows Server: How to configure map drive using Group Policy Object


The article guides how to configure Map drive with GPO on windows server 2012 so that users can see the network drive on the local computer

How to configure

  • Log in to Windows Server by Admin account
  • Tools -> Choose Group Policy Management
  • Right mouse in domain name -> Choose Create a GPO in this domain, and Link it here
  • Enter name for policy -> Click OK to save
  • Right mouse in policy which was created before, choose Edit…
  • User Configuration -> Preferences -> Choose Drive Maps
  • Right mouse in main panel -> New -> Mapped Drive
  • In Action: Choose Create
  • In Location: Enter the name will be displayed when connecting
  • Choose Use and choose drive
  • In Hide/Show this drive: Choose Show this drive

-> Click OK to save

  • In Security Filtering -> You will add users you want to apply this policy

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