Wednesday, April 24, 2013

How to access your folders as Drives

Trick is all About :
You can create Virtual Drives in your Computer. Now you can access your Favorite Folders as a drive in My Computer.

What you can do ?
** Access your folders as a Drive !
** Fool 'Computer Beginners' or your 'Friends' (Non-Expert) , as the drive will show Disk Space of the folder's drive so it seems that the disk space has increased !!!
Do The Follwing :
Start >> Run
Type cmd and hit Enter
This will open "Command Prompt"
Type subst Z: E:\folder and hit Enter key.
You can replace Z: with your desired New Drive Letter (Except existing Drive letters)!
You can replace E:\folder with the path of your favorite folder !
Now, type exit
*** This creates a new drive ! When you open this , it will open your folder !!!
*** Isn't it Awesome.

But a Problem !
۩ On Restart the Virtual Drive Disappears !!!
Solution !
۩ We can make a batch file which will make the drive everytime on startup !
Here is how ?
Open Notepad
Type :
subst Z: E:\folder
File >> Save As...
Name it : Virtual Drive Emulator.bat
Start >> All Programs
Right Click on Startup >> Open
This open the Startup folder
Paste the Virtual Drive Emulator.bat file here !
*** That's all , now the drive will automatically be created when ever you start your pc


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