:: how to Access Your Folders as Drives, Virtual Drive Creation. - Naren Janyavula

Access Your Folders as Drives ( Virtual Drive Creation ).

You can create Virtual Drives in your Computer. Now you can access your Favorite Folders as a drive in My Computer.

What you can do ?

1)Access your folders as a Drive !

2)Fool 'Computer Beginners' or your 'Friends' (Non-Expert) , as the drive will show Disk Space of the folder's drive so it seems that the disk space has increased !!!

Do The Follwing :

► Start >> Run

► Type cmd and hit Enter

► This will open "Command Prompt"

► Type subst Z: E:\folder and hit Enter key.

→ You can replace Z: with your desired New Drive Letter (Except existing Drive letters)!

→ You can replace E:\folder with the path of your favorite folder !

► Now, type exit

This creates a new drive ! When you open this , it will open your folder !!!

Issues To Consider:

If On Restart the Virtual Drive Disappears !!!


We can make a batch file which will make the drive everytime on startup.Here is how ?

► Open Notepad

► Type :


subst Z: E:\folder


► File >> Save As...

► Name it : Virtual Drive Emulator.bat

► Start >> All Programs

► Right Click on Startup >> Open

► This open the Startup folder

► Paste the Virtual Drive Emulator.bat file here !

Thatsit, now the drive will automatically be created when ever you start your pc.