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How to access ADNS File Shares on Windows?

ADNS is a file sharing resource, through which users can store their files on an Technology Solutions file server. This service provides users with highly redundant, highly available, fully backed-up, lifetime storage of personal or departmental files.

You need the following to access ADNS

  • your AD NetID :  ad\NetID
    for example ad\adabyron. Pay attention to the format of your NetID
  • Technology Solutions common password: [ aka: your email password ]

On Windows:

  1. Right click on My Computer icon and select Map Network Drive
  2. For Drive:, use in the any unused letter, and for Folder:, use:  \\\dept_name
    where "dept_name" is your department's folder name.
  3. Click Different user name and enter your AD credential: AD NetID and common password as described above.
  4. Click Finish to map your Network Drive.

Keywords:ADDA, Active Directory Desktop Advantage   Doc ID:93032
Owner:Dean D.Group:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
Created:2019-07-10 12:21 CSTUpdated:2020-10-13 10:32 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
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