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Connecting to WWU Drives with Mac OSX (On Campus)

If you are trying to access these drives from off-campus, you will need to install and run the Cisco VPN client first.

Mac OSX 10.5, 10.6

  1. Download and install WWU security certificate here.
  2. Download and install WWU's "Network Drives" Automator script at: here.
  3. Under Applications, run the "Network" script and your WWU drive will be mapped.
  4. Set Finder to show your connected drives on your desktop by going to Finder --> Preferences --> General Tab and selecting "Connected Servers."

Mac OSX 10.4

You will need to map the drives manually.

  1. Select Go > Connect to server
  2. Enter the following for the Server Address:
    • U (Home): smb://msfs-stuX.univ.dir.wwu.edu/stuX/username where X= the server you are on, username= your username
    • P (Facshare): smb://msfs-facshare.univ.dir.wwu.edu/facshare
    • S (Class): smb://msfs-class1.univ.dir.wwu.edu/class1
    • X (Software): smb://msfs-software.univ.dir.wwu.edu/software
    • V (CampusWeb): smb://msfs-campusweb.univ.dir.wwu.edu:139/www.wwu.edu

If you need to know what User server you are on, or have any questions, please contact the ATUS Help Desk at 360.650.3333 or helpdesk@wwu.edu.