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CREATE NEW PASSWORD FOR FILESHARE

After changing your password you will no longer have access to the files in the fileshare, and you will have to map the network drive once again.

Mounting a network drive can be done using the command line:
sudo mount.cifs //SERVER/SHARE MOUNTPOINT -o setuids,user=USERNAME,dom=DEPARTMENT,pass=PASSWORD

  • user: your username is the part of your e-mail before @.
  • password: password corresponding to the username.
  • dom: this is roughly equivalent to your department(plan, hst etc.), while students should use student
  • mountpoint: a path that will be used as the access point in your file system.
  • server: the server you need to access. This should be either aau.dk or DEPARTMENT.aau.dk.
  • Replace DEPARTMENT with the name of the department you want to access (hst, student, plan etc.)
  • share: the folder you wish to mount.

Running the command requires the cifs-utils (Ubuntu) package, or cifs-mount (Fedora).

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