Mapping / Connecting to CampusWeb

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Windows 7

  1. Right-click on My Computer icon and select Map Network Drive.
  2. Select Connect to a Web site that you can use to store your documents and pictures
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    Map a Drive in Windows 7
  3. Select Next on the Welcome to the Add Network Location Wizard screen
  4. Select Choose Custom Network Location and then Next
  5. Type \\msfs-campusweb\www.wwu.edu as the Internet or network Address and select Next
    • (from VPN, off-campus you may need to type
      \\msfs-campusweb.univ.dir.wwu.edu\www.wwu.edu and then authenticate with wwu\username )
  6. Type CampusWeb as the name of the location and select Next
  7. Select Finish

Windows XP, Vista

  1. Right-click on My Computer icon and select Map Network Drive.
  2. Select Sign up for online storage or connect to a network server.

     Map Network Drive in Windows XP or Vista

  3. Click Next on the first window of the Add Network Place Wizard.
  4. Click on Choose another network location and click Next
  5. For Internet or network address type: \\msfs-campusweb\www.wwu.edu
    (from VPN, off-campus you may need to type \\msfs-campusweb.univ.dir.wwu.edu\www.wwu.edu and then authenticate with wwu/username )
  6. A security alert might pop-up stating that the security certificate was issued by a company you have not chosen to trust. This is normal; click Yes in response to Do you want to proceed?
  7. Enter your Universal username and password.
    • enter your login as wwu\username
    • Make sure that your username is in all lowercase.
  8. The next dialog allows you to create a custom name for your connection. Type CampusWeb
  9. Click Next to continue.
  10. Click Finish to complete the configuration of your network drive.

Your network drives will now be accessible under My Network Places.

Mac OSX

Mac OS 10.5 has a bug which prevents it from connecting to campus servers. Please perform the inexpensive upgrade to OS 10.6 or use this connection string in the instructions below: smb://msfs-campusweb.univ.dir.wwu.edu:139/www.wwu.edu

  • In Finder, select ⌘-K or Go > Connect to Server.
  • Type in the server address smb://msfs-campusweb/www.wwu.edu and click the connect button.
    You may need to type smb://msfs-campusweb.univ.dir.wwu.edu/www.wwu.edu and then authenticate with wwu/username )
  • Enter your universal username and password. Please enter "wwu" for Domain:

Mac Connect to Server