How to access ADNS File Shares

You need the following to access ADNS

  • your AD NetID :  ad\NetID
    for example ad\adabyron. Pay attention to the format of your NetID
  • ACCC common password: [ aka: your email password ]

On Windows:

  1. Right click on My Computer icon and select Map Network Drive
  2. For Drive:, use in the any unused letter, and for Folder:, use:  \\uic-cc-ss3.server.uic.edu\dept_name
    where "dept_name" is your department's folder name.
  3. Click Different user name and enter your AD credential: AD NetID and common password as described above.
  4. Click Finish to map your Network Drive.

On Mac:

  1. From Finder's top menu select Go then Connect to Server.
  2. In the Server Address field enter smb://uic​-cc-ss3.server.uic.edu/<<Dept Name>>
  3. Click on Connect.

Connect to Server dialog

  1. Enter your UIC NetID (without @uic.edu)
  2. Enter your ACCC common password
  3. Click Connect.

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Last updated: 

September 21, 2016

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