This page will walk you through how to access specific SPU Resources such as the My Documents folder, departmental file shares, netstore and personal webspace from on or off campus.
To use the links below do the following:
When you save files in your My Documents folder they are automatically stored on the server through a process called Datasync. This is how you access your My Documents folder from on campus, off campus or from an Apple PC.
Netstore is 25MB of network storage that is automatically created for all current students and employees. The total size is shared with personal webspace.
If you use a mac and are off campus, use an FTP Client to access your Netstore.
Is 25MB of personal webspace made availble to students and faculty/staff. Its total size is shared with netstore.
For FTP Client configuation questions, click here.
To view FTP sites in Windows Explorer (so you can drag and drop files) use Internet Explorer. After you log in to the site, click Page -> Open FTP Site in Windows Explorer.
On an Apple PC - to make sure your computer remembers your connection, in the Connect to Server window, type the address of the server and then press the + button to the right. It will now be listed under Favorite Servers for future use.
Citrix Remote Access (How to access My Documents and Department Shares from Off Campus)
Good Passwords (Guidelines and Strategies for selected a good password)
Security Awareness (security ideas to be aware of for your protection)
Datasync (What datasync is and what you can do with it)