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Accessing Webfiles on Windows 8

Note: If you are off campus while trying to access Webfiles, you must connect the VPN first. 

  1. Open File Explorer. 

    file explorer

  2. Type \\urfiles\webusers in address bar and press Enter.

    type \\urfiles\webusers

  3. At the Windows Security popup, enter in your NetID and password and click OK. (Entering Richmond\ before your NetID is unnecessary if your computer is a University of Richmond machine).

    enter credentials

  4. You should now be connected to webfiles. Simply browse to the specific folder you want. For example, for your personal webfiles, you would want to navigate to a > ab1cd (assuming ab1cd was your NetID).

    navigate to folder

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