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Connect to SFG clients: Windows

Instructors may use SFG clients to share resources such as course syllabi, handouts, and readings with their students. Additionally, it may be used as a drop-box for digital assignments. All of the Windows workstations in UVic's computing facilities have SFG clients mounted as the S: drive, but you can also connect from your personal laptop or home computer, even from off-campus.

  1. Click on the Start button, then right-click on Computer. Click Map Network Drive....



  2. In the Drive drop-down menu, select S :. Type \\netdrive.uvic.ca\SFGClients in the Folder field. Select the Connect using different credentials checkbox.
    • Optional: select the Reconnect at logon checkbox to automatically connect to your UVic storage when you start your computer. You will need to manually connect to it if you do not choose this option.

    Click Finish.




  3. Enter UVIC\ followed by your NetLink ID. Enter your password.



  4. To browse the folders on UVic Individual Temp, click the Start button, then click Computer. Double click on the drive you wish to browse.