How do I connect to a shared filestore on ? (Mac)

  • If you have access permissions on a Shared Filestore it will be automatically mapped on login when you use a computer on the PAU domain. This includes the computers in libraries and computer rooms.
  • If you are off campus you will need to connect to Aber VPN
  • From the Desktop click Go and select Connect to Server...

  • In the Server Address type smb://* - where * is the name of the share that you are trying to reach.

  • Click Connect
  • In the window that appears enter your username as PAU\username and your normal password.

  • Click Connect . The filestore will open in a new window.
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