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Network Drive Mapping On Campus (Macintosh OS X)

Who should use this page?

This page is designed to be used by people who need to map their network drive with a Macintosh on the campus network when using OS X.

Mapping a Network Drive

  1. In Finder, select Go, then pick Connect to Server...
  2. Enter smb://driveaddress.wpi.edu and click Connect.
    Examples:
    • smb://filer.wpi.edu/home (your Filer drive)
    • smb://shares.wpi.edu/applications/Macintosh (Macintosh software downloads)
  3. Enter the domain (ADMIN) in the Workgroup or Domain field, your username in the Name field, and your Windows password in the Password field.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Last modified: Apr 25, 2011, 16:22 EDT
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