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Online Storage - Map a drive (Windows 7)
How to connect to network storage (J-Drive, S-Drive) on Windows 7 while on the UW-Platteville campus network.
- Open a new Windows Explorer window by double clicking on the computer icon on the desktop or from the start menu. A shortcut is also simultaneously pressing the Windows logo key and "E"
- Click on "Map network drive"
- Select the drive letter you would like to map. The example below shows how to map your user drive or J drive. You must replace "firstinitial" with the first letter of your username, and "NetID" with your campus username. Other common drives to map on campus are found at the bottom of this document.
- Enter your campus credentials and click "OK". If you are connecting a personal machine that is not on
the campus domain, enter "ION\username" (without quotes) in the username
field, then your campus password.
The network drive will now be listed in your Windows Explorer window.
Additional storage locations:
If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or email@example.com. You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.