How Do I Connect to the R Drive?

Question

How do I connect my computer to the R: Drive?

Answer

Use the instructions below depending on your operating system. 

Windows 7

  1. Select Start and select Computer.
  2. From the top menu bar, select Map Network Drive.
  3. In the pop up box that opens, enter the following settings:
    • Drive: R:
    • Folder: \\bgsudfs.bgsu.edu\root
    • Check Reconnect at Sign-in
  4. Select Finish.
  5. Enter your BGSU credentials if prompted.

Windows 10

  1. Using the Cortana Search function, type This PC .
  2. Right click This PC and select Map Network Drive.
  3. In the pop up box that opens, enter the following settings:
    • Drive: R:
    • Folder: \\bgsudfs.bgsu.edu\root
    • Check Reconnect at Sign-in
  4. Select Finish.
  5. Enter your BGSU credentials if prompted.

macOS

  1. While on the desktop or in a Finder window, Select Go from the tool bar on the top left.
  2. Select Connect to Server.
  3. In the pop-up box that opens, enter: smb://bgsudfs.bgsu.edu/root
  4. Select Connect and enter your credentials if prompted.

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Article ID: 23384
Created
Sat 1/21/17 8:01 AM
Modified
Tue 10/8/19 3:53 PM