Windows XP and 2000 Map a Network Drive

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== How to ==
== How to ==
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Before you can access a Network Drive on Windows XP or 2000 it needs to be Mapped as a Local Drive. This means assigning it a Drive letter.<br>
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You'll need your Campus Domain Information as authentication.<br>
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After the Drive is mapped it will appear as a link under 'My Computer.'
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=== Step 1 - Open Map Window ===
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Right click '''My Computer''' and select '''Map Network Drive'''
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[[Image:mapNetworkDriveXP0.PNG]]
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=== Step 2 - Enter Share Name ===
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Enter "\\storage01\'''sharename'''" in the folder box, where '''sharename''' is the drive you want to map to on [[Storage01]]
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<br>Example: "\\storage01\ms" - for Microsoft applications, "\\storage01\public", and "\\storage01\yourusername" for your personal storage space.
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=== Step 1 - ===
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[[Image:mapNetworkDriveXP1.PNG]]
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Right click '''My Computer''' and select '''Map Network Drive'''.
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=== Step 2 - ===
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=== Step 3 - Specific Settings ===
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# Enter "\\storage01\'''sharename'''" in the folder box, where '''sharename''' is the drive you want to map to on [[Storage01]]
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Click on connect using '''a different username'''.
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=== Step 4 - Enter Campus Domain Information ===
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# Click on connect using '''a different username'''.
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Fill in the '''Username:''' box with '''campus\''' before your username, so if your username was ''jsmith'' you would type ''campus\jsmith''.<br>
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Fill in the '''Password:''' box with your [[Campus Domain Account#Password|Campus Domain password]].
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=== Step 4 - ===
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[[Image:mapNetworkDriveXP2.PNG]]
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# Fill in the '''Username:''' box with "campus\'''username'''", (where '''username''' is your [[Campus Domain Account#Username|Campus Domain Username]]) and the "Password:" box with your [[Campus Domain Account#Password|Campus Domain password]].
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=== Step 5 - Confirm Mapping ===
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# Click on '''OK''' and then click on '''Finish''' to complete mapping the network drive.
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Click on '''OK''' and then click on '''Finish''' to complete mapping the network drive.

Revision as of 12:03, 9 October 2012

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How to

Before you can access a Network Drive on Windows XP or 2000 it needs to be Mapped as a Local Drive. This means assigning it a Drive letter.
You'll need your Campus Domain Information as authentication.
After the Drive is mapped it will appear as a link under 'My Computer.'

Step 1 - Open Map Window

Right click My Computer and select Map Network Drive

MapNetworkDriveXP0.PNG

Step 2 - Enter Share Name

Enter "\\storage01\sharename" in the folder box, where sharename is the drive you want to map to on Storage01
Example: "\\storage01\ms" - for Microsoft applications, "\\storage01\public", and "\\storage01\yourusername" for your personal storage space.

MapNetworkDriveXP1.PNG

Step 3 - Specific Settings

Click on connect using a different username.

Step 4 - Enter Campus Domain Information

Fill in the Username: box with campus\ before your username, so if your username was jsmith you would type campus\jsmith.
Fill in the Password: box with your Campus Domain password.

MapNetworkDriveXP2.PNG

Step 5 - Confirm Mapping

Click on OK and then click on Finish to complete mapping the network drive.

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