Map Network Drive

If you are using a laptop, make sure you connect to Ethernet or phswifi3 first.


PC; (If you are using a partners pc and mapping a research drive, you can use the Mapping Tool below or follow the instructions on #2 manually.)

  1. to map any network drive, download this utility: Map Network Drive, unzip it to run.
    • Right click on My Computer, and select Map Network Drive.
    • Type in the server path, click Connect using different credentials, click Finish.
    • (click use another account if you see it) Type in research-server\username, follow by the research password
    • for example, mapping to \\\myshare
    • for username, (click use another account if you see it), then type rc-stor4\your-username, follow by the research password



to map a network drive, click Go, Connect to Server:

  • for Research Drive, type smb://
  • for Partners Drive, type smb://

type in username and password, click Connect.