How to detect if drive is local or network drive 
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 How to detect if drive is local or network drive

Is it possible to detect from a given drive letter (E:) if this is a local drive or if it is a network drive.

Patrick Jox


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Fri, 18 Oct 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
 How to detect if drive is local or network drive
Checkout the API function of GetDriveType in KERNEL32.  It determines a type
of disk drive.  Returns a constant of success for the following types:

Patrick Logan, MCSD
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Fri, 18 Oct 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
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