Accessing a Specific Shared Drive or Home Drive on a Mac

Note: If you are off campus or on an off-domain connection, connect to the VPN

 

  1. Select Finder > Go > Connect to Server....
  2. Type the following into Server Address:
    • For the complete list of shared drives:
      smb://mtu;username@multidrive.mtu.edu/multidrive/
    • For a specific shared drive: ​​​​​​​
      smb://mtu;username@multidrive.mtu.edu/multidrive/nameofyourshare​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
      • Example: "smb://multidrive.mtu.edu/multidrive/umc_photo"
    • Home Drive:
      ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​smb://mtu;username@homes.mtu.edu/home
  3. Select the + button to save your entry.
  4. Select the Connect button.
  5. When prompted for your credentials, enter MTU\yourUserName in the username field
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Article ID: 53478
Created
Tue 5/8/18 12:58 PM
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Thu 7/30/20 1:28 PM

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