Connect to Netdrive file storage: Mac OS X

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Netdrive file storage is hosted by the University of Victoria. There are number of departmental shared folders hosted on //<department>).  Please note that you will need permissions to access departmental storage.

Before connecting to Netdrive file storage on your personal computer, ensure you

  1. From the Finder menu, click the Go menu and select Connect to Server....
  2. Type smb://, then click Connect.

    connect to server
  3. Select Registered User. Enter UVIC\, followed by your NetLink ID. Enter your password and click Connect.

    enter netlink id and password
  4. Choose a shared folder you have permissions to access from

  5. The shared folder will now be mounted on your desktop as a drive. Click on the icon to open the selected drive and browse your files.