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Personal Network Storage

Faculty and staff have access to one or more shared folders, depending on responsibility and access needs. Students may access shared folders for courses and student projects.

Access Network Storage via the Portal

  1. Login to the Portal
  2. Access drive from the "Home Drive Access (H:)" link inside the "Personal Tools" window.

Accessing Network Storage/Home Directories from a Metropolitan State computer

  • Every user has a personal folder on the network called their Home Directory. Only you are able to see or save to your home directory.
  • Your home directory starts with your username and ends with the drive letter H. example: jonesma on Vshm7\Hm7 (H:).
  • How to access your home directory:
    1. Login with your username and password
    2. Double click on the My Computer icon:
    3. Under the Network Drives heading, find the drive labeled with your username.
  • You may create a shortcut to your Home directory on your desktop by right clicking on the icon and selecting Create a Shortcut.


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