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Language: NT
Expertise: Beginner
Apr 5, 1999



Application Security Testing: An Integral Part of DevOps

Server Folders

Is there a way to get a list of folders for a network drive passing in the server name (for example, \\NetDrive\). I tried using Dir("\\NetDrive\",vbDirectory) but received only an empty string.

You must give both the server name and the share name for this to work, for example:

dir \\ServerName\ShareName\*.*
Note that the sharename can either be an explicit share, or one of the hidden default shares, like c$ (assuming that you have rights to these shares, which are usually only for admin-equivalent users).
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