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Access TCHPC Storage

These guidelines show how to access the samba storage facilities at TCHPC.

Account application

Confirm your application

  • You will receive an email with a confirmation key. Follow the instructions.

Present your Staff/Student ID

  • Visit us with your staff/student ID.
  • We shall enable your account.
  • You will receive an email with the location of your new data share.

Map the network drive to your computer.

  • Open the "My Computer" window from your desktop.
  • Select 'Tools' --> 'Map Network Drive'

  • Select the drive letter to map too (Z: in this case).
  • Enter the folder provided in your confirmation email.
  • Insure the 'Reconnect at logon' option is selected.

  • Select 'Finish'
  • Enter your username and password in the next screen

  • Your new storage space is now mapped to your selected drive.

Getting Help

Questions and queries should be directed to

Last updated 30 Jun 2010Contact TCHPC: info | support.