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    Help- I'm an idiot! I connected to network and now cannot disconnect!

    I am currently setting up new staff standalone laptops and have created a shortcut on their desktop that connects to their network share. I put in my log in credentials and then clicked remember these settings.

    Now every time I log on it remembers my log in BUT I want to disconnect that but don't now know how.

    HELP!

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    Quote Originally Posted by reggiep View Post
    I am currently setting up new staff standalone laptops and have created a shortcut on their desktop that connects to their network share. I put in my log in credentials and then clicked remember these settings.

    Now every time I log on it remembers my log in BUT I want to disconnect that but don't now know how.

    HELP!
    do net use \\server\share /delete should delete any trace of it doing it as you I think and prompt for user/pass

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    ...or just right click on the share and click 'Disconnect'...

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    Create a shortcut with this:

    %windir%\System32\rundll32.exe keymgr.dll,KRShowKeyMgr

    Shows all stored credentials and you can delete as necessary.

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    I use this one:

    Code:
    net use * /delete /yes

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    If you're using a later version of Windows try going to Control Panel\Credential Manager - you may find it's stored in there. If it is, just delete it.

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    Didn't have that option on the Windows 7 client!

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    isnt there an option under control pannel user accounts (or whatever its now called) to show cached credentials/saved passwords etc

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    Quote Originally Posted by sted View Post
    isnt there an option under control pannel user accounts (or whatever its now called) to show cached credentials/saved passwords etc
    Yep, on Windows 7 it's under User Accounts, then Manage your credentials.

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