5 articles Personal Home Directories

Box.com: Transferring ownership of content to another Duke Box user

  You can transfer ownership by following these steps. The new owner will need to be a collaborator of the folder/item            Click the … to make the update and choose ‘owner’ as the new role Click Okay when ready to make the transfer: YOU WILL NO LONGER BE THE OWNER…

CIFS home directories: Correcting permissions in public_html

Files and folders in your public_html directory will appear as web pages at http://people.duke.edu/~netid , where netid is your NetID.For this to work, our web server must have access to this directory and its contents.  This is accomplished by granting access to the security principal cifswebt-oit@win.duke.edu . This task should be performed using Windows.  If…

CIFS Home Directories and Web Spaces: Technical Specifications

About CIFS CIFS home directories allow Duke users access to their files from multiple locations. Prerequisites To connect to your CIFS home directory, your computer or device needs to be connected to the Duke network. If you’re not connected to the Duke network, connect via the Virtual Private Network (VPN). For instructions, please see VPN…

CIFS Home Directories and Web Spaces: How to Connect from Windows

To connect to your CIFS home directory or web space, your computer needs to be connected to the Duke network. If you are unable to connect to the Duke network, connect via the Virtual Private Network (VPN). For instructions on how to do this, please read VPN instructions for Windows. To connect to your CIFS home…

CIFS Home Directories and web spaces: How to connect from Mac OS X

To connect to your CIFS home directory or web space, your computer will need to be on the Duke network.If you are not on the Duke network, you will need to connect to VPN.For instructions, please see VPN instructions for Mac OS. Click on the Finder. From the Go menu, choose Connect to Server…A dialog box…