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HOW TO: Create a Shortcut to a Network Location in Windows XP
Article ID: 308416 - View products that this article applies to.
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This article is a step-by-step guide to creating a connection to a shared resource on another computer.
You can use the Add Network Place Wizard to create a shortcut to a Web site, an FTP site, or another network location.
How to Create a New Network PlaceTo create a new network place, you must have the necessary permissions to access the network resource. To create a new network place:
How to Remove a Network PlaceTo remove a network place:
For additional information about creating network connections, click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/305549/EN-US/ )HOW TO: Configure a Connection to the Internet in Windows XP Professional
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/305550/EN-US/ )HOW TO: Configure a VPN Connection to Your Corporate Network in Windows XP Professional