Getting Started: Accessing the file server

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What is a VPN http://ist.mit.edu/services/network/vpn
What is a VPN http://ist.mit.edu/services/network/vpn
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==Mapping Network Drives==
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'''Mapping Network Drives'''
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== MAPPING THE DRIVE TO YOUR PC OR MAC ==
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Identify the drive you want to map to. A list of mappable drives can be found on the [[BMCPub_Folders|FOLDERS]] page.
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{| border="1" align=center
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|cellpadding="2" valign="top" width=40%|'''Windows'''
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* Right Click on "My Computer"
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* Select "Map Network drive"
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* Enter Folder "\\bmc-pub1.mit.edu\<labname>"
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* Select "different username"
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* Add your username and password
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|cellpadding="2" valign="top" width=40%|'''Macintosh'''
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* Attach a server using option-J
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* Enter: cifs://bmc-pub1.mit.edu/labname
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* HIT the + save
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* select the path
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*  click it
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* Connect
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* Confirm : workgroup
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* Name (email)
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* password
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* enter
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Revision as of 10:29, 27 August 2010

Accessing Saeijlab10.mit.edu

In order to access the file server each user requires:

  • MIT ID
  • Active MIT Kerberos Account < email account >
  • Be placed on the Saeijlab email list
  • Contact the system Administrator - for home directory account creation

The machine can be accessible from a WINDOWS, MACINTOSH workstation or computer.

The Fileserver is accessible from off campus using the appropriate VPN Client for IS&T.

What is a VPN http://ist.mit.edu/services/network/vpn

Mapping Network Drives


MAPPING THE DRIVE TO YOUR PC OR MAC

Identify the drive you want to map to. A list of mappable drives can be found on the FOLDERS page.

Windows
  • Right Click on "My Computer"
  • Select "Map Network drive"
  • Enter Folder "\\bmc-pub1.mit.edu\<labname>"
  • Select "different username"
  • Add your username and password
Macintosh
  • Attach a server using option-J
  • Enter: cifs://bmc-pub1.mit.edu/labname
  • HIT the + save
  • select the path
  • click it
  • Connect
  • Confirm : workgroup
  • Name (email)
  • password
  • enter
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