Connect to Hurricane - Windows
Faculty and Staff file space on Hurricane
Hurricane is an Evergreen File Server for faculty and staff use. This file space is protected and backed-up regularly. Once this location is "mapped" to your computer, most applications (Word, Excel, Photoshop, etc.) will recognize it when you go to save a file.
On-Campus Access to Hurricane
- Log on to the computer with your Evergreen account.
- Double-click on My Computer
- Under Network Drives open the H: drive (this drive corresponds to the first letter of you last name)
- Locate the folder named with your login.
- If network drive is not there you can also
- Click the Start button and select Run...
- Type "\\hurricane" (figure 1)
- Click OK.
- Double-click on the folder you need (e.g. the first letter of your last name).
Off-Campus Access to Hurricane
- Read only
From a web browser go to https://files.evergreen.edu.
- Read and write
requires mapping a network drive to https://files.evergreen.edu
- Double click on My Computer
- Choose "My Network Places" from the list of Other Places on the left section
- Choose "Add a Network Place" from Network Tasks. This begins the Add Network Place Wizard
- Click Next
- Select "Choose another network location". Click Next
- In the space provided, type https://files.evergreen.edu/ followed by the directory you need access too. (e.g. https://files.evergreen.edu/d/doej or https://files.evergreen.edu/housing)
- You may be prompted for your log in information, if so, provide your evergreen log in.
- You will be asked to name the network place. This can be anything you want
- The wizard will ask if you wish to open the network place when you choose finish, check or uncheck the box as desired. Click Finish
- This will create a new icon in My Network Places that corresponds to the location on Hurricane you just added.