Functionality and Capabilities


Do ADmitMac and DAVE support .lnk (shortcut) files?

Our products support '.lnk' files in most cases.

If the link is a link to a file in the same share, double clicking the link will open the file.

If the link is a link in a different share, double clicking the link will cause the share to be mounted, and the file to be opened.

Not all targets of link files will be accessible to the Mac. For example, a link may refer to a file that is not in a shared folder. In this case, opening the link on a Macintosh will result in an error dialog:

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When I try to access my Windows computer with DAVE, why am I prompted for a username, password and domain even though I don't have a domain network?

If you use DAVE to access a Windows NT, 2000 or XP computer, the PC will request authentication. This authentication is similar to the Domain authentication required when using Microsoft's server line of products. If you are not in a domain environment, you can just leave that field blank.

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