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How do I access WebDAV in Windows XP/Vista?

The step-by-step guide below demonstrates how to connect to your NAS via WebDAV on Windows XP and Vista

A.Windows XP:

1.Right click "My Computer" and select "Map Network Drive…".

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2.Click "Sign up for online storage or connect to a network server".

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3.Select "Choose another network location".

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4.Enter the URL of your NAS with the share folder name. Please note that you should put a "#" at the end of the URL. Click "Next" and go to the next step.
Format: http://NAS_IP_or_HOST_NAME/SHARE_FOLDER_NAME/#

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5.Enter the user name and its password which has the WebDAV privilege to access this share folder.

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6.Type a name for this network place.

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7.There you go, the network place has been created and is ready to be used.

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8.Now you can access this share folder anytime through WebDAV. A shortcut has also been created in "My Network Places".

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B.Windows Vista:

Before getting started

Note that if you are using Windows Vista, you might need to install the "Software Update for Web Folders (KB907306)". This update is for 32-bit Windows OS only.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=17c36612-632e-4c04-9382-987622ed1d64&displaylang=th-th

1.Right click "Computer" and select "Map Network Drive…".

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2.Click "Connect to a Web site that you can use to store your documents and pictures".

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3.Select "Choose a custom network location".

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4.Enter the URL of your NAS with the share folder name.
Format: http://NAS_IP_or_HOST_NAME/SHARE_FOLDER_NAME

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5.Enter the user name and its password which has the WebDAV privilege to access this share folder.

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6.Type a name for this network location.

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7.You have created the Web Folder on the Windows Vista successfully.

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8.The network share appears as a web folder in the "Network Location" section in "Computer".

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9.You can easily access the share folder through this link via HTTP/WebDAV.

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Release date: 2013-07-16
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