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 \\rc-stor4.dfci.harvard.edu\myshare
    • for username, (click use another account if you see it), then type rc-stor4\your-username, follow by the research password

 

MAC:

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

  • for Research Drive, type smb://servername.dfci.harvard.edu/share
  • for Partners Drive, type smb://servername.partners.org/share

type in username and password, click Connect.

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