Mapping the W: Shared Drive


This document includes instructions on how to map the W: shared drive, which contains files for Service Operations and PMO staff.

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  1. From Windows desktop click the "Start" button.
  2. Right-click on "This PC" and click "Map Network Drive".


  3. Map Network Drive will open. Select "W:" from the Drive: dropdown box. 
  4. In the box next to Folder:, type \\uwssfilep01\workgroups in the text bar. Make sure "Reconnect at sign-in" is checked, and click "Finish".


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Get Help

  • Click HERE to contact UW Shared Services or HERE for the Office of Technology Services (OTS) Helpdesk if you have any issues with these instructions.