Procedure: (M)drive / Map on Windows

Tags SOP

Objective

  • To provide instruction on mapping (M)drive on Windows

User

  • CIT Faculty, Staff, Students 

Environment

  • Personally Owned Computer 
    • Windows

Procedure

  1. If you are off-campus, connect to the Miami VPN
  2. Use the Windows search box to locate Command Prompt  
    • Note you can just type "CMD" in the search box to get the Command Prompt
    • To access the (M)drive server, enter: net use m: \\it.muohio.edu\files\myfiles\<firstletteruniqueid>\uniqueid /user:it\<UniqueID> * /persistent:yes
      • Replace <UniqueID> with your UniqueID 
      • Replace <firstletteruniqueid> with the first letter of your UniqueID 
        • example: If your UniqueID is smithxyz, your field should contain:
        • net use m: \\it.muohio.edu\files\myfiles\s\smithxyz /user:it\smithxyz * /persistent:yes
  3. Enter your MUnet password 

 

Notes

 

Details

Article ID: 98533
Created
Mon 2/17/20 1:13 PM
Modified
Wed 6/8/22 9:55 AM
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Supported Office or Community
CIT/Hamilton
Miami Regionals
University Academic Department
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