How do I get to my 'K' drive/Unity/AFS space when using a library laptop?

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First, open a web browser and authenticate with your Unity ID and password. This officially connects the laptop to the network and the internet.

Newer library laptop PCs have WinSCP, ExpanDrive, and WebDrive applications.
Older library laptop PCs only have WinSCP.
Open your preferred application from the program list, and use the following directions to access your AFS space:

WinSCP:

- Click New in the top right corner of the window.
- Host name: ftp.ncsu.edu
- User name: Your Unity ID
- Password: Your password
- Click Login
- You can now browse and transfer files using the left pane (your laptop) and the right pane (your AFS space).

ExpanDrive:

- Drive Name: Anything you like, e.g. My Unity Space
- Server: ftp.ncsu.edu
- Username: Your Unity ID
- Password: Your password
- Click Connect
- You can now access your AFS space under My Computer

WebDrive:

- Name: Anything you like, e.g. My Unity Space
- Site Address/URL: ftp.ncsu.edu
- Click Connect in the top right corner of the window
- Username: Your Unity ID
- Password: Your password
- Click OK
- You can now access your AFS space under My Computer

Last Edited: Feb 9, 2018

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