How to access a course folder

Question or Issue:

How do I access a course folder from my computer of the computer I'm working on?


Environment:

  • Apple's MacOS or OS X
  • Microsoft Windows

Resolution:

MacOS or OS X

  • From either a Bowdoin-owned computer or a personal computer, click on Finder in the Dock.
  • Click on Go - Connect to Server from the Finder menu
  • Enter smb://microwave.bowdoin.edu/courses and click Connect
  • When prompted, enter your Bowdoin username and password and click OK
  • After a few moments an Explorer window will open with all of the courses available listed.
  • Browse into the course folder you would like to access.

Windows

  • From either a Bowdoin-owned computer or a personal computer, click on the Start Menu (lower-left corner with the Windows logo)
  • In the search field enter \\microwave.bowdoin.edu\courses and press Enter on the keyboard
  • If you are on a personal computer, enter your Bowdoin username in the format as follows
    • username@bowdoincollege.edu (it is important that you use your username but that it is followed with the @bowdoincollege.edu).
  • Enter your password and click OK
  • After a few moments an Explorer window will open with all of the courses available listed.
  • Browse into the course folder you would like to access.

 

Details

Article ID: 21635
Created
Mon 12/12/16 2:38 PM
Modified
Thu 1/12/17 11:02 AM

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