Strange behavior of Windows Start Command

The question: On Windows 7 x64 the following line run from a CMD window simply opens another CMD Window. It does not actually run myprog.exe. START “c:program filesmyprogrammyprog.exe” Is there some special usage I need to know about START command? Thanks. The Solutions: Below are the methods you can try. The first solution is probably … Read more

Copy UNC network path (not drive letter) for paths on mapped drives from Windows Explorer

I frequently want to share Windows network paths to files with other folks on my team via email or chat. We have a lot of mapped drives here, both ones we set up ourselves and ones set up by our IT overlords. What I’d like to be able to do is to copy the full real path (not the drive letter) from Windows Explorer to send to folks.