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How to Connect to Network Dropboxes

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Windows Vista/7 Instructions:
 
1.  Click on Start.
 
2.  Right click on Computer.
 
3.  Left click on Map Network Drive.
 
4.  Use the drop-down menu to select the drive letter you will be using.  You can choose any drive letter you like that isn't already in use.
 
5.  In the Folder field, type in \\fs2\Dropboxes
 
6.  Check off "Reconnect at logon" and "Connect using different credentails".
 
7.  Click Finish.
 
8.  When prompted for you network password, enter your Taft network username and password in the following format.
 
taftschool\username   *ex. taftschool\jsmith
 
9.  Click Ok.
 
 
Mac Instructions:
 
1.  With the Finder active, from the Go menu, click on Connect to Server...
 
2.  In the Connect to Server window that opens, type in smb://fs2/Dropboxes
 
*note, the share name is case sensitive so make sure that you type it in exactly as you see it above.
 
3.  Click Connect.
 
4.  In the authentication window that appears, enter your Taft network username and password.
 
username   *ex.  jsmith
 
5.  Click Connect.


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