Mapping The Classes Share ("The J Drive")

Polytechnic Institute students often need access to their classes share (sometimes called "the J:\ drive"). Here's the information you need to manually map the network drive:

If you are off campus, you'll need to connect first to Purdue's Virtual Private Network (https://webvpn.purdue.edu).

Windows users, type in the folder address like this:

\\techwin.ecn.purdue.edu\Classes

Mac users, type it in like this:

cifs://techwin.ecn.purdue.edu/Classes

Connect using different credentials, typed in like this:

ecn\username

Alternate, less desirable method: We've also created a small vbscript to help map the J drive quickly -- clicking this link (yes, we get the irony) will do the drive mapping steps for you:

https://purdue.edu/ECN/InfoFor/TechUsers/MapJDrive.vbs

Need help with mapping drives? Check this KB out: http://eng.purdue.edu/jump/4fff24

Last modified: 2017/03/06 08:44:23.827505 US/Eastern by jeremy.j.smith.2
Created: 2013/08/23 15:02:28.114318 GMT-4 by sundeep.rao.1.

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