CONNECT TO A SHARED FOLDER

Mac

  • Click on 'Go' Finder menu.
  • Select 'Connect to Server'.
  • In the dialog box's Server Address paste the Connection String for the share you would like to connect to. See 'A-School Shares' below.
  • Click 'Connect'


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Windows

  • Open any Windows Explorer window like 'My Computer'.
  • Click on 'This PC' followed by the 'Computer' tab.
  • Click 'Add a network location'.
  • Click 'Next' followed by 'Choose a custom network location' and click 'Next'.
  • In the "Internet or network address field" paste the Connection String of the share you would like to connect to. See 'A-School Shares' below.
  • Click 'Next' followed by 'Finish'.

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Credentials

If you are connecting from any computer other than ASchool Public Computers, your User Name must begin with 'ESERVICES\'.

E.g., ESERVICES\mst3k

SharesDescriptionConnection String

AdministrativeCollection of administrative shares. Restricted.Mac - smb://Administrative.arch.virginia.edu/ADMINISTRATIVE
Win - \\Administrative.arch.virginia.edu\ADMINISTRATIVE
ArchiveA-School Archives. Includes archived images, videos, and Classes folders (for one year prior to the current semester only)Mac - smb://Archive.arch.virginia.edu/Archive
Win - \\Archive.arch.virginia.edu\Archive
BackupA-School Windows backup share.Win - \\Backup.arch.virginia.edu\Backup
ClassesClasses folders for the current semester.Mac - smb://Classes.arch.virginia.edu/CLASSES
Win - \\Classes.arch.virginia.edu\CLASSES
Home
Home folder for A-School faculty and staff.
Mac - smb://Home.arch.virginia.edu/Home
Win - \\Home.arch.virginia.edu\Home
Media
A-School Images and Video
Mac - smb://Media.arch.virginia.edu/Media
Win - \\Media.arch.virginia.edu\Media
Projects
Folders for ongoing A-School projects.
Mac - smb://Projects.arch.virginia.edu/PROJECTS
Win - \\Projects.ARCH.virginia.edu\PROJECTS
SARCBackup
A-School Mac Time Machine backup share.
Mac - afp://sarcbackup.arch.virginia.edu/Backups
ScanTemp
Temporary storage for A-School faculty, staff and students.
Mac - smb://ScanTemp.arch.virginia.edu/ScanTemp
Win - \\ScanTemp.arch.virginia.edu\ScanTemp
Sites
Hosted web sites
Mac - smb://Sites.arch.virginia.edu/Sites
Win - \\Sites.arch.virginia.edu\Sites