Accessing your U: Drive from outside college

Access to your own personal U: Drive is now possible via moodle.

On the top right hand corner of the main page is the following block named Windows Share access:

Windows Share access

 

By clicking on Windows Share access, this will open your U drive in a new window.

Open a file

To Open a file, just click on that file (not the checkbox) and it will be either opened or downloaded depending on the browser you are using.

 

Upload a file

 

To Upload a file, select the drop down box at the top of the window as shown below:

Folder Options

and select new file (upload) and click the Ok button

The top of the screen will change as shown below:

Choose File

Click on the Choose File button and your own file explorer from your local machine will be presented.  Choose the file you wish to upload.

An exmaple file is shown below:

File Chosen

Click on the Ok button to upload the chosen file to your U drive.  The maximum file size at present is 512mb

Download an entire folder

Select the folder you wish to download by ticking the box to the left of its name.

select the drop down box at the top of the window as shown below:

Folder Options

and select Download this folder (zip) and click the Ok button

The folder will be downloaded to your computer in zip (compressed) format.