UNC vs Mapped Drive - Mapped drive works but UNC does not

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UNC vs Mapped Drive - Mapped drive works but UNC does not

Postby U2F0eWE » Wed, 26 Jul 2006 03:34:01 GMT

I am trying to load a Html into a HTML Docuemt Object in my client widow. 
Everything works fine if i used a mapped drive. But the application breaks if 
i use the UNC directly. Looks like when the document is accessed through UNC 
it take a while to load it and probably gets timed out.

Does anybody have a clue about this issue. Some said that disabling the 
NORTON ANtI Virus Auto protect will help it. But went in vain.

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