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DriveMapAdd using passwords with spaces

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I am creating a script to auto map a network share. Below is an example of my script. The password has spaces in it but it seems like the below script is not passing the spaces as actual characters. Any ideas?
 
DriveMapAdd("I:", "server01deptfolder", 0, "domainuserx", "Password with spaces") @extended
 
 
I get an Exit code: 1
 

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Please use code tag when you post your code:

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EDIT:

Try this:

DriveMapAdd("I:", "\\server01\dept\folder", 0, "domain\userx", "Password with spaces")
ConsoleWrite('@error = ' & @error & '    @extended = ' &  @extended & @CRLF)

and put here a console output.

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Welcome to the forum

Please use code tag when you post your code:

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EDIT:

Try this:

DriveMapAdd("I:", "\\server01\dept\folder", 0, "domain\userx", "Password with spaces")
ConsoleWrite('@error = ' & @error & '    @extended = ' &  @extended & @CRLF)

and put here a console output.

 

---begin console output---

>"C:Program Files (x86)AutoIt3SciTE..autoit3.exe" /ErrorStdOut "F:ScriptsUCSc3mNetworkDrive.au3"    

@error = 5    @extended = 0
>Exit code: 0    Time: 12.283
---end console output---
 
I have mapped many drives this way, but this one is the only one that doesn't work, plus it is also the only one that contains spaces in the password.

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I don't think it's an autoit issue since it's a simple call to the WNetUseConnection function.


 

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So I suggest you to try the _WinNet_UseConnection function.


 

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---begin console output---

>"C:Program Files (x86)AutoIt3SciTE..autoit3.exe" /ErrorStdOut "F:ScriptsUCSc3mNetworkDrive.au3"    

@error = 5    @extended = 0

>Exit code: 0    Time: 12.283

---end console output---

 

I have mapped many drives this way, but this one is the only one that doesn't work, plus it is also the only one that contains spaces in the password.

 

From HelpFile

@error = 5 = Invalid remote share

Are you sure this remote share "server01deptfolder" exist ?

Can you open it in Explorer ?

Why you trying this "server01deptfolder" instead "server01dept" ?


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