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This is a problem that I noticed. I have a Windows 2008 R2 Server and joined it to my windows 7 client.

Now when I am trying to reach my "share" that i created in the Win2008 server, it does not show up at the Network tab in Windows 7. Instead, the only way I found it was to manually type in \\myserverlocation in the run prompt.

Is there any way to find my share right way without doing this?

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How about just creating a persistent drive mapping?

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yeah I know, but the first time the user is trying to find the share, it wont show up without typing in the servername. I dunno, maybe this is just how it is? – SantaC Jun 11 '10 at 16:06
For the most part, that's just how it is. You could make a logon script to map the drive, though. That would solve the problem for first-time users. – EEAA Jun 11 '10 at 16:13

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