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How to automatically mount network drive


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This is what I'm trying to do and have not found a way to it--applescript? automator? I'd like this to stay in the background and keep 'polling' to see if it can mount my network drive.


IF Network Location = Home, then Mount Network Drive...


Right now, my network drive automatically comes on when i boot up my computer on my home network. When I leave my home network, my network drive disconnects but requires me to manually reconnect when i'm back on my home network. I want to make that automatic... Looked everywhere, but haven't yet found a solution on OS X Lion.
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There's a free app on the Mac App Store "Drive Mounter" or similar, can't remeber off the top of my head. But that does what you want.

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