Group Shares

Requesting a Group Share

Shared storage for research and administrative purposes will be granted on request. Faculty and staff can request a share drive by submitting a helpdesk ticket with the following information:

  1. The requested name of the share.
  2. The capacity needed.
  3. The UConn NetIDs for the people who will need access.

Accessing a Group Share

If a new user needs to be added for access to a share drive, a faculty or staff member responsible for the drive should submit a helpdesk ticket with the full path of the share and the engineering username of the new user. Once access has been granted, the share will appear in the ENGR folder of the user’s Q drive after they log off and back on. If Q does not map automatically, it can be mapped as described here: