Accessing Network Drive from Mac OS

In order to connect to a network drive from a Mac Operating System follow the directions listed below:

  1. Open the Finder.
  2. Click "Go" on the menu at the top of the screen.
  3. Select "Connect to Server"
  4. Enter the file path you are trying to connect to: beginning with smb://  (note all slashes must be a forward vs. a back) i.e smb://<<SERVER_NAME>>/<<SHARE_NAME>>. Example => smb://server1/shareddrive1$ 
  5. Once you have typed the correct file path, click connect.
  6. If you have successfully connected the drive will appear with all the files.

If this does not resolve your issue please call the HUB at ext. 4357 (help) for assistance.

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Article ID: 29543
Created
Thu 4/20/17 12:36 PM
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Wed 7/17/19 10:14 AM