Access Shared Drives from Mac

**If you are trying to connect to your shared drive off-campus, connect to Stanford VPN first.

Instructon to connect to Stanford VPN

  1. Open Finder and from the top navigation menu, click Connect to Server from Go menu.


  2. Type in "smb://" in the Server Address bar and click Connect. **If you click on the Plus sign, it will save your server address.

    Connect to Server image

  3. Use the following information to login. If you use this computer regularly, check off "Remember this password in my keychain" so you don't have repeat this step every time.

    Username: win\YOUR SUNET ID


  4. You are now connected to all your shared drives.

    **If you don't see all your shared drives, or have problems connecting, please submit a HelpSU ticket.