Network drive disappears from Folder Settings every few days

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adler384
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Network drive disappears from Folder Settings every few days

Post by adler384 » Thu Jul 16, 2020 2:48 pm

Hi,

When I add a network drive under tools - options - folders Add (and I select a network drive which is mapped) it disappears every few days and i need to add it again. Help!!!

NotNull
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Re: Network drive disappears from Folder Settings every few days

Post by NotNull » Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:08 pm

First guess: Everything is not able to write it's settings file (Everything.ini) to disk.

Solution:
  • Enable Store settings and data in %APPDATA%\Everything
  • Enable Everything Service
  • Disable Run as administrator
All 3 settings can be found under Menu:Tools > Options > General

adler384
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Re: Network drive disappears from Folder Settings every few days

Post by adler384 » Fri Jul 17, 2020 5:18 pm

Thanks for your quick reply.
I will try it out and let you know if it continues.

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