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Home Directories

Faculty Office Home Directory in Windows

  • For preconfigured desktops support staff have automated this process, refer to N:
  • N: is avaliable in the labs and via your staff desktop or laptop on campus. When using your Windows INFORMATICS logon. i.e. Logon with username, password, logon to: INFORMATICS.

Access Your INFORMATICS Home Directory in Windows / Mac OS X / Linux / Virtual Machine (Guest) - 7000MB

Windows

Automatic

  • For preconfigured desktops support staff have automated this process, refer to N:
  • N: is avaliable in the labs and via your staff desktop or laptop on campus. When using your Windows INFORMATICS logon. i.e. Logon with username, password, logon to: INFORMATICS.

Manual

  • Right Click on My Computer, select Map Network Drive
    • Drive: select N:
    • Folder: type \\home.cs.uow.edu.au\username *
    • Click different user name
      • User name: INFORMATICS\username
      • Password: [Windows Password]
      • Click OK
    • Click OK

    *Note: You have to replace username with your email/unix user id.

Mac OS X
  • In Finder, Go -> Connect to Server (Apple-K)
  • Server Address: smb://zac.its.uow.edu.au/username *
  • In the following dialog box you should only need to enter your password
  • Workgroup or Domain: INFORMATICS
  • Name: USERNAME
  • Password: [Windows Password]
  • OK
  • *Note: You have to replace username with your email/unix user id.

Linux

In the linux labs your home directory space is mounted automatically.

Virtual Machine Guest

Set your ethernet connection to NAT. Restart the virtual machine, then use the manual process for windows to map your home directory to N:.

Access Your Unix Home Directory in Windows - 150MB

  • Right Click on My Computer, select Map Network Drive
    • Drive: select U:
    • Folder: type \\zac.its.uow.edu.au\username *
    • Click different user name
      • User name: aduow\username
      • Password: [Your email/unix password]
      • Click OK
    • Click OK
    *Note: You have to replace username with your email/unix user id.

Access Your Unix Home Directory in MacOSX - 150MB

  • In Finder, Go, Connect to Server (Apple-K)
  • Server Address: smb://zac.its.uow.edu.au/username *
  • In the following dialog box you should only need to enter your password
  • Workgroup or Domain: ADUOW
  • Name: USERNAME
  • Password: [Your email/unix password]
  • OK
  • *Note: You have to replace username with your email/unix user id.

 
 
 
 

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