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S: Drive - Off Campus File Access on Personal Devices

This will show you how to use FileZilla to access your S and U drive files off campus on non-university equipment.

  1. Contact the IT Help Desk at 920-424-3020 or at
  2. Request to be able to access your S: and U: drive off campus through FTP.

Accessing Files while Off Campus

After you have been granted permissions to your files off campus you will need to download FileZilla to access your S and U Drive.

  1. Download and install FileZilla from their website. Be sure to not download it from third-party sites.
  2. Navigate to where your program files are located, open FileZilla
  3. Click on the Site Manager button on the top toolbar.
    1. Click the site manager button
  4. Click on New Site.  A new box will be populated with highlighted text in the Select Entry box above.
  5. Type a name for this connection.
  6. Enter the information as seen in the image below:
  7. Site Manager
    1. Click New Site and type in S: Drive.
    2. Host:
    3. Port: 1022
    4. Protocol: SFTP
    5. Logon Type: Ask for password
    6. Enter your NetID user name
    7. Click Connect
    8. Accept the Unknown Host warning.
    9. Unknown host warning

Keywords:FTP File Transfer Protocol S U S: U: Drive EFT filezilla   Doc ID:53995
Owner:Christian B.Group:UW Oshkosh
Created:2015-07-15 16:20 CDTUpdated:2023-03-22 10:20 CDT
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