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access denied ?????
Jul 23rd, 2012 at 6:56pm
watch directory says access denied to mapped drive .. the password is correct , it is running as a service.

what is wrong , I have the same problem with watch FTP... why does it do this ... the redential are correct ....
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Re: access denied ?????
Reply #1 - Jul 23rd, 2012 at 7:01pm
Mapped drives are not a good idea for Windows Services. Depending on the windows version it may work if you set the proper userid/password on the Services applet on the Windows Control Panel. Probably best to use UNC naming.

Here are some tips about running WD tasks as a Service:
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