Connecting to a Network File Share or NAS Drive (Mac)

Follow these instructions to connect to a file share or NAS drive in Mac OS. From off campus, you will need to use Remote Desktop.

If you have any questions about your Fully Qualified Domain Name (your FQDN is the text typed by Step 3), contact Computer Support at help@lscg.ucsb.edu.

In Finder, click "Go", then "Connect to Server..."
Type "smb://" followed by the hostname of the drive
Append the appropriate extension (e.g. ".mcdb.ucsb.edu", ".eemb.ucsb.edu", ".nri.ucsb.edu"). Click "Connect"
Enter ADS\ followed by your username, as well as your ADS password. To remember your login, check "Remember this password in my keychain." Once you click "Connect" you can select the share you wish to load from the volume menu.