Mapping Network Shares

Windows 7:

  • Open up Computer and click on Map Network Drive at the top of the window.
  • For faculty/ staff personal share: \\lincoln.univ.albany.edu\NetID
  • For a departmental share: \\casbox.univ.albany.edu\DepartmentName
  • For a research share: \\casbox.univ.albany.edu\ProfessorNameLab
  • If prompted for a User Name and Password 

            Username: ualbany\netid 
            Password: ualbany password

Click here for a downloadable PDF with pictures for Windows 7

 Mac OS X:

  • Click on Finder, Go, Connect to server
  • A window will then ask for a sever address
  • For Faculty/ Staff Personal Share Cifs://lincoln.univ.albany.edu/YourNetID
  • For a Departmental Share: Cifs://casbox.univ.albany.edu/DepartmentName
  • For a Research Share: Cifs://casbox.univ.albany.edu/ProfessorNameLab
  • If prompted for a User Name and Password

        Username: ualbany\netid 
        Password: ualbany password

Click here for a downloadable PDF with pictures for Mac OS X