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Network Shared Drives Access

Network Shared Drives Access

Add Access for Users⁄Groups

  1. Open Windows Explorer and select your shared drive.
  2. Select the folder to which you will be adding the user or group by right-clicking it, and then select ”Properties“.
  3. From the ”Properties“ windows, select the ”Security“ tab and click ”Edit“. Click ”Add“.
    add user access
  4. Type the username(s)⁄MAC ID in the textbox and click OK. If you have more than one username, separate each name by a semicolon. Click ”OK“ when done.
    select MAC ID

Service Bulletins

  • MAC ID Password Expiry

    Beginning in May 2016, MAC ID passwords at McMaster expire annually. Learn more at

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Phone: 905-525-9140 x24357 (2HELP)
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