Network File Storage Information

UCCS Network Folder Access for OSX 10.5, 10.6, 10.7

SUMMARY: This document will walk you through the necessary steps to connect to UCCS network folder locations (i.e. Excelsior, Enterprise, Columbia, etc.) using OSX 10.5 (Leopard), 10.6 (Snow Leopard) and 10.7 (Lion).
NOTE: In order to access these folders from an off-campus computer, you will first need to setup the UCCS Resources VPN (Voyager). Please reference our VPN information page for additional tools and help sheets.

    • Click on the desktop and select Go. Select Connect to Serverfrom the menu.

  • In the search field, enter the network address of the desired location.
  • In order to access a student's folder, enter:cifs://$
  • In order to access a faculty (professor) or staff folder, enter: cifs://$

    • If you see a login window, select Registered User and enter your UCCS username and password.

    • In order to find a student folder, select the first initial of the username and then select the username of the student.

      In order to find a professor's folder, select the Faculty folder and then select the usernameof the professor.

  • Faculty folders contain an INBOX and an OUTBOX
    • The INBOX will allow others to put documents into the folder, but it will not allow them to access other documents in the folder
    • The OUTBOX will allow others to view or copy documents, but it will not allow them to alter documents.