Accessing Network Shares

This will guide you through the setup of accessing network file shares such as the J Drive.
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Accessing Network File Shares with Windows

  1. Go to the Start Menu and select Run.
  2. Type in \\ rlsresnet and replace X with the name of the drive you wish to access. Click OK. (See Figure Below)
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  4. You should be presented with a login box. Enter SGF\BearPass Login OR BearPass Login@SGF, and enter your network password and click Ok. (See Figure Below)
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Accessing Network File Shares with Mac OSX

This will guide you through the setup of accessing network file shares such as magenta or eccentric.

  1. Select the finder from the dock.
  2. From the menu bar select Go then "Connect to Server.".
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  4. In the dialog box, type "smb://" and then the name of the network share you would like to access (such as magenta in the example below).
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  6. In the authorization box that pops up, enter "SGF" as the domain and your BearPass Login as the name.
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  8. Then select the folder you would like to access.
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If you have any difficulties with this tutorial, please feel free to contact either the ResNet Offices (417 836-6100) or the open access computer labs (417 836-5891 option #4) for assistance.