- Waisman Computing Services FAQ -
|FAQ 2165||How to Map a network drive from off campus (Windows)|
Use the following steps to connect to a network drive from off campus. This requires using the WiscVPN software which can be downloaded from:
Right click on the My Computer icon on the desktop and select "Map Network Drive"
Select any free drive letter (we will use M in this example) and enter the path for the drive in the Folder: box. The path for waisman network drives always begins with the name of our fileserver:
then add your username at the end. If your username was smith then the path would be:
Click "Connect using a different username" and enter
If your waisman username was smith, you would enter:
in the username box.
Then enter your waisman password in the Password box.
Then click finish. Your personal network drive should be connected
as drive M.
To map a project drive the procedure is the same except you substitute the name of the project drive for your username in the
Path: box only. If the project was fragilex the path would be:
To find the name of your project drive (share name):
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