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KiXtart 2001 Manual

Use

Action: Enables you to list the current connections. Also enables you to connect a device, such as a drive or a printer, to a network resource; or to disconnect a device from a network resource.
 
Syntax: USE LIST
USE < * | "device" | "resource"> /DELETE [/PERSISTENT]
USE ["device"] <"resource"> [/USER:user] [/PASSWORD:password] [/PERSISTENT]
 
Remarks: Use USE * /DELETE to delete all current connections except those to a NETLOGON share and those to the drive or share from which KiXtart was started.

If a resource name contains non-alphanumeric characters (such as - or +), you must enclose the name in quotation marks.

On Windows NT only, you can use the /USER and /PASSWORD parameters, which allows you to override the security context of the current user.

Check the value of @ERROR to see if USE was successful (a value of 0 indicates success).
 

Examples:

USE E: "\\SERVER\PUBLIC" /PERSISTENT
USE * /DELETE
USE E: "\\SERVER\PUBLIC" /user:Yogi /password:Bear
USE E: "\\SERVER\PUBLIC"
USE LPT1: "\\SERVER\LASER" /user:testlan\USER1
USE L: /DEL
USE LIST
USE H: @HOMESHR ; connect to user's home share
IF @ERROR = 0
  H:
  CD @HOMEDIR ; change directory to user's home directory
ENDIF