Banner 8 / Save to network space

Tags Banner8


  • To provide instruction on saving a file to network space in Banner 8 when:
    • Local drives are not available in AppPortal


  • 10306: Banner 8 Production
    • Native Banner
  • AppPortal


  • Local drives are not available in AppPortal, so you must save to network space


  1. Determine where you want to save the file: your G or M drive
  2. In Native Banner, go to File and then Preferences
  3. Click the Directory Options tab
  4. Enter a valid file path in the User Value for the Local directory saving output group in a format similar to  m:\folder\secondfolder or g:\folder\secondfolder
  5. Click the disk icon beneath the File menu to save changes



  • File and directory names in Banner are case sensitive, so be sure that the case of all characters in your filepath in Banner match the path in your network space
  • The data extract format is WEBUTIL



Article ID: 17852
Thu 10/27/16 4:45 PM
Tue 7/6/21 1:43 PM
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