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UniDrive on Windows 7

Further Information

Step one

Press the Start button (Windows logo in the lower left corner of the screen) then click on `Computer?.

win 7 webdav step 1

Click on `Map Network Drive? at the top of the window.

win 7 webdav map network drive

Step two

Click on the drop down menu next to `Drive? - this will produce a list of the Drive letters you can choose from.

NOTE: Usually a `Home? drive (like your Student Network Folder) would be given the letter `H:?, and a shared area (like any other folders you?ve been given access to) would be given the letter `S:? If those letters are available, use them here.

In the `Folder? field, enter the URL of the server you wish to connect to:
  • For your Student Network Folder use:
  • For access to other shared folders use:

Ensure `Connect using different credentials? is ticked.

If you are using a personal computer, make sure the `Reconnect at logon? box is ticked.

win 7 webdav step 2 - network credentials

Select `Finish?.

Step three

Enter your credentials when prompted:

 win 7 webdav enter credentials prompt

  • NOTE: The Username is your student number (eg. 12345678) and the Password is your Pheme password
  • If you are using a personal computer, make sure `Remember my credentials? is ticked. This means that you (or anyone else using this device) will be able to access the contents of this folder without entering a password 

You are done!

The Network Folder will now launch:

Win 7 webdav step 4 - network folder launch

You can navigate to it through `Computer?.

Doesn?t work?

Help is available! But before coming for help, please try the following:
  • Double-check your student number and Pheme password are correct and have not expired.
  • Double-check you are correctly enrolled in at least one unit this semester
If it still doesn?t work, contact the University Library.