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How do I check the size of my H drive?
Viewed 16849 times since Thu, Jun 16, 2016
How do I check the size of my H drive? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff To check your disk size using File Explorer:  From a Windows desktop open File Explorer:               From the left menu choose This PC. In the "Network Locations" s... Read More
What is my H drive?
Viewed 15721 times since Thu, Jun 16, 2016
What is my H drive? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff  Each individual Edinburgh Napier staff member has a personal data area on the network.  This personal data area is known as your H drive. We recommend you save your important personal Un... Read More
What is the S drive?
Viewed 15350 times since Thu, Jun 16, 2016
What is the S drive? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff Each of the University's departments are allocated an area of disk space on the University network, this area is termed Departmental Data Area or S: Drive.  The Departmental Data Are... Read More
How do I recover lost data from my H drive?
Viewed 15121 times since Tue, Jun 21, 2016
How do I recover lost data from my H drive? Aimed at: Edinburgh Napier’s staff You may occasionally need to recover lost data from your Personal Data Area (H Drive), e.g. if the file was accidently deleted or has become corrupt.   The “Previous... Read More
Can I restrict access to folders on my department’s S drive?
Viewed 14982 times since Thu, Jun 30, 2016
Can I restrict access to folders on my department's S drive? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff If you need to restrict access to specific folders on the S drive email IS Service Desk and include the following information: Full file path... Read More
How do I avoid loss of data?
Viewed 13766 times since Wed, Mar 15, 2017
How do I avoid loss of data? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff  Occasionally data can be lost due to PC, network or electrical problems. It doesn’t happen often, but when it does it can be very frustrating. There are certain precautions... Read More
How do I move files on my H drive to OneDrive?
Viewed 1116 times since Fri, May 22, 2020
How do I move files on my H drive to OneDrive? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff  The best way to move H drive files to OneDrive is using drag and drop functionality: Remote Desktop Connect to your office machine - find out how... Open your ... Read More