Texas Tech University.
TTU Home IT Division IT Help Central

Connect to TechShare with OS X Lion

Step 1:

Connect to TTUnet using either a wired Ethernet connection, wireless, or VPN.

Step 2:

Click anywhere on the desktop. This will make Finder the active program in the menu bar.

Step 3:

Click Go on the menu bar, and then choose Connect to Server

Step 4:

In the "Server Address" field, type smb://techshare.ttu.edu/depts/your_departmental_folder_name. Then, click Connect.

For example, to connect to the IT Help Central TechShare folder, type smb://techshare.ttu.edu/depts/helpcentral.

IMPORTANT: If you use only the path smb://techshare.ttu.edu/depts, you may experience unexpected results.

Step 5:

If prompted for credentials, use your eRaider username and password.