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
Next, select Map Network Drive as shown below.
Under Folder enter: \\goliath.design.harvard.edu\public
and select Reconnect at logon and Connect using different credentials
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.
Once you successfully connect, you should see a list of folders like below:
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
Login with your Design username and password and you should be successfully connected.