How you access the file service varies according to the configuration of the computer you are using and where you are trying to access from.
Via Connect to Server
Browse and Download files via a web browser
You can access your files using any popular web browser such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera, Safari, or Google Chrome.
NOTE: You can only download, not upload, files via a web browser. To upload files, use one of the options listed above.
1. Enter the following URL or click on the link below
You should see a web page with the following content;
University of New South Wales
My Home Drive:
Shared Data Folders:
If you click on your 'My Home Drive' link you can browse your drive's contents (it may be empty to start off with). To download a file, click on its filename.
The Shared Data Folders contain shared folders and files you have access to. OneUNSW contains group share folders from your faculty, school or projects/committees you are a member of. CourseFolders are related to teaching activities.
If you don't have a Home Drive on the file service you will see a message "Sorry, you don't appear to have a Home Drive". If this occurs contact the IT Service Centre.
Unacceptable filename characters
When transferring files to the UNSW File Service remotely (off campus) please check that none of these characters are present in any filenames you are attempting to upload:
- %00 to %99 (i.e. % followed by any 2 numeric digits)