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As of March 2018, mapped drives storage will be encrypted. Windows 10 users should see no change, Windows 7 users will need to use new instructions to connect.

If you have a Windows 10 computer that has been joined to the Active Directory domainthe drives should map automatically on your machine and appear in your File Explorer. If you have been granted new access to a shared folder you may need to restart your computer for the new folders to map automatically.

If you have a Mac, Linux or Windows computer that has not been joined to the Active Directory domain, (or a Windows 7 computer connect to the domain) you will need to manually connect to your drives:


If you have questions or need assistance, contact the IT Help Desk at 231-8685 or

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North Dakota State University
IT Help Desk Phone: +1 (701) 231-8685
Administrative Calls Only: +1 (701) 231-7961 / Fax: (701) 231-8541
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