December 27, 2012

Accessing Samba from my work PC from off campus

About this Documentation

If the Windows 7 computer you want to connect to Samba was provided to you by Lafayette College and you need to access Samba from off campus, then you should read this document. In other words, this document describes how to connect a Windows 7 computer, which is a member of Lafayette's Domain (see the FAQ What is a Samba Domain?), to a Lafayette Samba share while not on the campus network.

June 2, 2015

Connect to Samba from an Android

About this Documentation.

January 12, 2016

Connect to Samba from an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch

About this Documentation.

This documentation will show you how to access a Samba share using an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. These apps and devices are not officially supported by ITS outside of the configuartion settings in this document. The steps in this document describe how to install a free app from the Apple App Store. ITS does not license this software or require its use; it is your choice if you wish to install it.

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January 27, 2014

Connect to Samba from Linux

About this Documentation
Linux is not an officially supported client by ITS. These instructions are offered only as a convenience for technically oriented users.

June 5, 2015

Connect to Samba from the Web


September 23, 2016

Connect to Samba from a Mac

About this Documentation

This document describes how to connect to Lafayette's ITS Samba Shares using a Mac and has been tested with Mac OS versions 10.6 through 10.12.

December 27, 2012

Connect to Samba from Windows 7 personal PCs (non-domain members)

About this Documentation

April 30, 2015

Frequently Asked Questions about Samba

Frequently asked questions about Samba.
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