The main file server used by students is called GOLIATH
And the best way to connect to Goliath is through a direct “mapped” connection.


Mapping to Goliath from Windows (scroll down for Mac Instructions)

For Windows 7 click on the Start Menu and select Computer

For Windows 8 type “computer” into the Search field or click the Folder icon on the taskbar

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Next, select Map Network Drive as shown below.

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Under Folder enter: \\goliath.design.harvard.edu\public

and select Reconnect at logon and Connect using different credentials

 

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When prompted, enter your Design username in the form of design\username and your password

Select Remember my credentials so you will not have to re-enter your password every time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Mapping to Goliath on a Mac

From the Finder toolbar, click on Go and select Connect to Server…

Under Server Address type in cifs://goliath.design.harvard.edu/public and click Connect

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Login with your Design username and password and you should be successfully connected.

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