Connect a MacBook to a Windows Server / Share

Connect a MacBook to a Windows Server / Share

Connect a MacBook to a Windows Server / Share

 

With the growth of MacBooks, often it is necessary to connect to a Windows based server, or a Windows computer that has a share. Here is how you do it.

 

On your MacBook across the top, click on Go then on Connect to Server as shown:

Connect a MacBook to a Windows Server / Share

Connect a MacBook to a Windows Server / Share

A windows will open up asking for a server address. Enter the following:

smb://YourServer/share

Where YourServer is the server or the computer name with the shared folder on it, and share is the share name youwant to connect to.

Then a window will open up asking you to Enter your name and password for the server. Enter your username and password.

You will then have your MacBook connected to a Windows server or share point.

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