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How to Map to the Department Share on a Mac

  1. Click Finder in the Mac menu bar. 
  2. Click Preferences.
  3. In your Finder Preferences, check the Connected servers check box.

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  4. Click Go in the Mac menu bar. Click Connect to Server.

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  5. Enter smb://files.txstate.edu/dept for the Server Address. Click Connect.

    Department Share Screenshot

  6. Enter your NetID (e.g., zzz99) and password. Click Connect.

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  7. Click the dept drive icon on the desktop to access the Department Share drive.

    Department Share Screenshot

    Congratulations! You have successfully mapped to the Department Share drive.