Mapping a Drive under Vista

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  • Select Computer from the Start icon.

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  • With Computer selected in the left panel, you see "Map network drive" in the tool bar. Click on "Map network drive".

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  • On the "Map Network Drive" dialog, select a drive letter to map your webspace to. In this example, we've used drive Z:.
  • Under Folder:, enter https://upload.scoilnet.ie/school1/
  • school1 should be replaced with your school's own Online Name

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  • You will be prompted for your username and password

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  • Fill in your username and password

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  • You will be prompted for your username and password again.
  • NOTE: The dialog box will prompt you with the wrong username.

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  • You must replace upload.scoilnet.ie\school1 with your own username, i.e. school1 and enter your password.

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  • Your webspace should now be mapped to the drive you selected.
  • You should now see a folder, the name of which is your website domain (i.e. school1.scoilnet.ie ). The contents of this directory is the contents of the school1.scoilnet.ie website.

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