How to Manually Access the H: Drive on a Macintosh Computer


Please note the following stipulations:

1. From the Finder, select the
Go menu.

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2. From the Go menu, select Connect to Server…
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3. In the Connect to Server window that opens, enter "pc-fs2.pc.parkland.edu/home$/username" (the “smb://” you see in the screenshot is optional) and click Connect
Note the username of the server path is your ParklandOne username. For example if you are Bob Richard then the server path would be; pc-fs2.pc.parkland.edy/home$/brichard



4. The following Finder window will open containing folders that you have permission to. In the example below, this user does not have access to any folders.



5. From your desktop, drag “Username” over to where it says Favorites in finder as seen in the example below.



6. Once this is done, you will be able to access the H: Drive through Favorites. While we would prefer to label it as the “H Drive”, currently we’re limited to labeling it as "username".



In the event that this fails to function correctly, please call the Tech Service Desk at 353-3333.


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