Map a Network Drive on Windows

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To access the "Storage01" drive off-campus make sure to sign in to Global Protect VPN.
Note: We will be moving away from Stroage01 to Box for content sharing in most cases.


Step 1

Click the Start ​menu, then click File Explorer​.

Step 2

In the File Explorer window, click This PC ​on the left-hand side.

Step 3

In the This PC pane, click ​Map network drive​.

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Step 4

Unless you wish to assign a specific letter, leave the ​Drive​ field as the default letter.

In the Folder​ field, type the full file path of the shared drive you are attempting to access (ie \\storage01.stevens.edu\ms).

Select the Connect using a different credentials check box, then click ​Finish

Step 5

A Windows Security prompt will appear. In the username field (top field) enter campus\username, with username being your Stevens username. In the password field, enter your Stevens password. If you plan to connect to this drive regularly, you may wish to select the check box next to ​Remember my credentials​. After you are finished, click OK.

Step 6

The network drive should now appear in your This PC (My Computer) section.

 

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Article ID: 10747
Created
Fri 1/15/16 3:52 PM
Modified
Thu 12/17/20 4:27 PM