How to Map a Windows Network Drive

Open Explorer (“My Computer”) –┬áNOT the web browser, Internet Explorer
Screenshot of an Explorer window

In the Address bar, type the path for the network drive you want to map, and hit Enter. For example, if you want to map the drive \\servername\\path\to\<your_oit_username>, type that in the address bar (as seen highlighted in red in the image below), and then hit the Enter key:
Screenshot of the Explorer window, highlighting the address bar with the path filled in.

Last revised March 6, 2009.