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I am trying to find a way to check whether a drive is valid on the hard disk. Ex: if I name a network drive to T: is there an API I can use to check that T: is valid (maybe the network is down?).

I would appreciate any hint or help on this.


Stan the man
Posted 26-Sep-12 7:08am
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Solution 2

I don't know the api but you can do this with CFile.
save an empty file to the drive, if it success it will returns 1 else it returns 0

CFile f;
   //drive_path is valid drive
   //drive_path isnot valid

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