How to Add Network Location in Windows 8

In this article we explain how to add a 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, a 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 you process.

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Step 7

Now go to "My Computer"; you will see a network location.

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