To mount a network drive from the cmd prompt on windows I can do, for example:

net use z: \\vboxsvr\somedrive

How would I disconnect it from the cmd prompt?

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net use z: /delete
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    "net use z: /d" will also work and save a few keystrokes as well...
    – user48838
    Oct 14, 2010 at 1:27

Ignacio answered the immediate problem, but one hint: There is a /help parameter for any subprogram of the net command. So, net use /help shows you everything you need to know for connecting to network resources, and with net /help you get an overview of the complete program.

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    also: command /?
    – joeqwerty
    Oct 13, 2010 at 17:12
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    Also: Google, which is what I used to find the answer. Oct 13, 2010 at 17:22
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    for some reason i didn't know how to google this one. i assumed it would be "net unuse" or "net remove" or something. but "net remove windows" gave not so good results
    – Claudiu
    Oct 13, 2010 at 18:17
  • +1 It's always good to show how to find the answer for themselves. Oct 14, 2010 at 0:24

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