How to mount a network drive on a windows PC
To connect to our samba servers, you must have plain text passwords enabled. Click here for directions.
Reasons why this might not work
- If you are connecting to a a CS department filesystem from the
campus wireless network or from off-campus, you must be running
the CS department VPN
before connections will succeed.
- If your password doesn't work, make sure you're connecting as the correct
user. The username on the local and remote systems may be different. In the
Map network drive wizard above, note that there's a link that allows you
to specify a different user name.
- If your password still isn't accepted, you may need to enable plain-text passwords