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How to force a Windows mapped drive to refresh

  • I'm looking for a programmatic way to force a Windows mapped drive to refresh. It is configured to reconnect at log-on, but if the drive is not available, it won't be connected. If it becomes available at a later time, the user can open the drive from Windows Explorer and it'll repair the connection. Is there a way to do this programmatically? It doesn't have to be cross platform per se, but a Qt way if one exists would be handy.

    I found WNetRestoreConnection, but it is removed from Windows Vista and above, and I'm writing on Windows 7 right now.

    Thanks in advance.

  • "QProcess": , net.exe and the appropriate "commands":

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