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Windows Tips

Setting Up A New Machine

Software

Settings

Development machine

Home machine

And see the Scott Hanselman tools list

VB6

Unfortunately still around :(

Assign a virtual drive letter to a folder

Use DOS subst: subst x: c:\directory

To persist it in w98, put it in autoexec.bat. Cannot be used for network drives (which you can map anyway).

See also Visual Subst

LUA

MS guide and see DropMyRights

DOS