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-====== Mounting common fileshares (instructions for windows 7 users) ====== 
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-Some LUT fileshares are provided automaticly for users, but normally when mounting university fileshares, you need following information:​ 
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-  - Name of fileserveryou want to use  (ex. files-tutatk.cc.lut.fi) ​ 
-  - Name of fileshare you want to use in fileserver (ex. tutatk share in files-tutatk fileserver) 
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-At documentation for users these are usually combined together in following form: 
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-**\\name of fileserver\name of fileshare** 
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-example: 
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-**\\win.lut.fi\shares** 
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-====== What file share and servers are available? ====== 
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-We have multiple servers which can be used to mount your university home directory to your laptop/​desktop. All of these servers are same, you can use any of them. 
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-^ Server name ^ Server short name ^ Share name ^ Description ^ 
-| maa1.cc.lut.fi | maa1 | home | your home directory (usually automaticly mounted with Z drive letter)| 
-| maa2.cc.lut.fi,​ maa3.cc.lut.fi | maa2, maa3 | home | additional servers to get access for maa1 share| 
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-For our faculty, university computer center provides three file shares, but files-tutatk.cc.lut.fi is current one, which all faculty members should use if there is need to share files or make sure that file is backupped by university computer center. 
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-^ Server name ^ Share name ^ Description ^ 
-| **win.lut.fi** | **shares** | **Common file server for whole faculty, contains subfolder for departments,​ faculty administrations and so on... This server should be used for every new needs for sharing files between faculty members.**| 
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-Other departmental servers in use, but are planned to phase out during 2014. 
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-^ Server name ^ Server short name ^ Share name ^ Description ^ 
-| www2.it.lut.fi | | www, projects, temp, software | Old tite reseach server, contains multiple shares, mostly used by MVPR|  
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-===== Step by step quide for mounting fileshares on windows 7 systems ===== 
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-Here is step-by-step instruction to mount tutatk share from files-tutatk.cc.lut.fi server. If you need to mount some other share, you just replace server name at step 3 and select another share at steps 4 and 5 based to what file share you try to use. 
-==== 1. Open Computer view from Start Menu ==== 
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-==== 2. Click address field at computer view to start write server name ==== 
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-==== 3. Write server name at address field (remember to put two '​\'​ characters at beginning, like \\files-tutatk.cc.lut.fi) and press enter/​return key==== 
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-==== 4. Now you should see server view, move mouse over the share you want to open (ex. tutatk)... ==== 
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-==== 5. Press right mouse button, when mouse cursor is over the share you want to use to get popup menu from where you select "Map network drive..."​ function ​ ==== 
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-==== 6. At "Map network drive..."​ dialog you can choose options for file share ex. Drive letter shortcut used with this mount ==== 
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-==== 7. when you click "​Drive:"​ popupmenu you can see which drive letters are free ==== 
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-==== 8. Press "​Finish"​ button to make mount and wait little bit ==== 
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-==== 9. If there was no problem with mount, you should see content of file share at file server ==== 
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-==== 10. Your share mount should be visible at computer view too ==== 
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-==== 11. If you want to disconnect share, you have to right mouse click over network location at computer view to get popup menu and then select "​Disconnect"​ function ==== 
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