How to Add Network Location in Windows 8

Introduction

 
In this article, we are going to explain how to add a network location in Windows 8. Adding a network location is a feature of Windows 8 that allows you to sign up for services that offer online storage space. You can also use this space to store, organize and share your documents and pictures using only a web browser internet connection.
 
You can also use add a network location feature to create a shortcut to a website, an FTP site, on another network location.
 

How to add a network location in Windows 8?

 
Step 1
 
Open "My Computer" and click on "Add a network location" on the "Computer" tab.
 
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Step 2
 
An "Add a network location" window will be shown; in this window click on "Next".
 
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Step 3
 
In this step, select your network location where you want to create this location and then click on "Next".
 
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Step 4
 
In this step click on "Browse" and select the network folder to which you want to publish your file and then click on "OK".
 
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Step 5
 
After selecting the network folder click on "Next" to continue.
 
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Step 6
 
Now click on "Finish" to complete your process.
 
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Step 7
 
Now go to "My Computer"; you will see a network location.
 
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Summary

 
In this article, we learned about How to Add Network Location in Windows 8.