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Instructions for mapping a file share or a home directory to a drive letter are below.   


titleMap Network Drive - Windows

To Map your home drive or a file share on a Windows computer:

  • Open a File Explorer window. 
  • Right Click on This PC (may also appear as the name of your computer rather than 'This PC').
  • Choose Map Network drive from the pop-up menu. 

  • Enter the path to your home folder or the file share you want to map. 
  • Choose a drive letter and select if you want the drive to automatically reconnect. 


  • If you using a device joined to the COEIT domain and are logged in with your domain user account,  just press Finish and your drive will connect.

  • If you are using a personal device connected to the COE network over VPN, you will need to specify your COEIT domain credentials in order to connect. 
    • Check the box marked:  "Connect using different credentials"

  • NOTE: You must also specify different credentials if you are logged on to a domain member computer using a local user account. 

  • Enter your username in the format:

  • Press OK to connect.