Network Drives

Student:: What file share network drives are available to me?

About Student File Shares Information Technology & Innovation offers network file storage or student file shares for all current Western students to save their academic documents and data. Use of the Stu...

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Why can't I access my file share network drives?

Follow the steps below to regain access to the common area disk drives: Log off the machine Log back on If problems persists: Power off the machine Power on the machine Log on If problem persists...

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Student:: Who can access my file share network drive files?

Faculty, staff, and students other than yourself do not have the ability to read, change, or delete your files in your individual file share on the H: Drive. Data on the X: Drive constitutes Common Areas and D...

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Student:: How do I access my individual file share network drive (H:) ?

On-Campus: Windows Workstations: For Windows users, your file storage will be available on the H:\ drive; Your individual storage location will be H:\username (e.g. H:\Smith001) On-Camp...

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Faculty: Introduction to file share network drives

Once you are given your MyWestern Account, you will have access to the following network drives: H Drive: individual file space. K Drive: the common drive that all faculty members in your department have a...

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Faculty: How do I use the DropOff folder?

The DropOff folder is located in the common area (K:\ drive). There is a folder for each department in the DropOff folder that every faculty and staff member has the ability to write in, but only the members of...

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Faculty: How do I access my file shares?

Accessing File Shares Log onto your workstation with your MyWestern account. Let the system start up. Do not close out of any windows. Double click on My Computer (located on desktop or select it from Start...

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How do I use remote access to manipulate network drive files from home?

Once logged-in to Western’s Remote Access you will come to the main page, called the files page. This page lists Network Drive Bookmarks that you are authorized to access through Western's Remote Access. To ...

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How do I connect to Western's remote access?

Information Technology & Innovation has recently implemented Western's Remote Access. This Virtual Private Network (VPN) allows students, faculty, and staff to connect to authorized network drives. In the f...

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How do I access network storage through Macintosh OS X?

The H and K drives are now available to campus Macintosh users by an automatic means. If your machine is currently running version 4 of our system image these shares will appear automatically. You may determine...

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