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Network Folders :: Emptying Your Recycle Bin

The recycle bin on your U: drive does not automatically empty when you delete its contents. If you need to create additional space on your U: drive before the daily overnight purging of the recycle bins, you can easily manually delete files from your recycle bin. Just follow the steps in the short video and you should be good to go.

The video has both sound and subtitles, and should play automatically when you click on it.

Manually Emptying the Recycle Bin (mp4)


Network Folders :: Setting Up a Mapped Drive

If you only expect to be accessing your HSU Network Folder on campus, you can set up a mapped drive, which makes the folder appear as an additional hard drive on your computer. Under Windows, it will show up as a drive in MyComputer; Macintosh users will see an icon on their desktop.


Network Folders :: Windows XP - WebDAV Connection Guide

Windows XP has WebDAV capabilities built into the operating system. The following instructions are based on Windows XP Service Pack 3.


Network Folders :: Macintosh OS X - WebDAV Connection Guide

We recommend the Goliath ( WebDAV application for OS X because it supports secure (HTTPS) WebDAV connections. You will need to have Goliath installed prior to proceeding. The following instructions are based on Goliath v1.0.x.


Network Folders :: WebDAV Connections to Network Folders - Linux KDE

Using KNetAttach (Network Folder Wizard), check WebFolder (WebDAV) and enter the following information:


Network Folders :: WebDAV Connection Guide

WebDAV is an alternative method of transferring files to your Network Folder from your computer via a web browser using HTTP/HTTPS, instead of using a Secure File Transfer Protocol (sftp) application such as SSH. However, an SFTP application is recommended for Windows Vista, Windows7, and MacOS X users.

Before you begin

To configure a WebDAV connection, you will need to have available:


Network Folders :: SFTP Connection Guide - Windows 7/8.1/10

Humboldt State University recommends using the WinSCP application for Windows because it supports secure file transfer connections. Download and install WinSCP before following the instructions below, which are based on WinSCP 5.1.1

Please note that command line (terminal or SSH) access is not permitted on this server.


Network Folders :: SFTP Connections to Network Folders - Linux

Linux users can use the command line to connect to their Network Folder for SFTP transfers as follows:


Network Folders :: SFTP Connection Guide

Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) is a process that enables you to transfer files between computers securely.