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'''Nasuni Web Access''' is a new tool that provides access to Middfiles and Miisfiles <u>without </u>the need for a VPN connection.&nbsp; Here are some basic instructions.&nbsp; '''Please note that you cannot edit and save directly to files''' using this method; you should download your file(s) then upload the revised version(s).
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'''Nasuni Web Access''' is a new tool that provides access to Middfiles and Miisfiles <u>without </u>the need for a VPN connection.
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Please note that'''<u>you cannot edit and save directly to files</u>''' using this method; you should download your file(s) then upload the revised version(s).
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== Basic Instructions ==
  
 
#Visit '''[http://go.middlebury.edu/webaccess http://go.middlebury.edu/webaccess]'''.<br/> &nbsp;  
 
#Visit '''[http://go.middlebury.edu/webaccess http://go.middlebury.edu/webaccess]'''.<br/> &nbsp;  
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#Click on the desired server folder to open it, then click as needed on sub-folders to display their contents.&nbsp; '''CLASSES '''and '''ORGS '''(for department shared folders) are the most commonly-used upper-level folders.<br/> &nbsp;  
 
#Click on the desired server folder to open it, then click as needed on sub-folders to display their contents.&nbsp; '''CLASSES '''and '''ORGS '''(for department shared folders) are the most commonly-used upper-level folders.<br/> &nbsp;  
 
#Although '''you cannot work on files directly using Web Access''', you can...  
 
#Although '''you cannot work on files directly using Web Access''', you can...  
#*Click a file name to view it (for file types where a preview is available).  
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#*Click a file name to '''view '''it (for file types where a preview is available).  
#*Click <u>beside</u> a file or folder name to select that entire row, then use the toolbar at top right to perform a variety of common tasks:<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Download.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp;- Download the selected file(s).<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Get internal link.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp;- Get an internal link to share.<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Delete.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp;- Delete the selected file(s).<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA View Details.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp;- View details about the selected file.<br/> &nbsp;  
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#*Click <u>beside</u> a file or folder name to select that entire row, then use the toolbar at top right to perform a variety of common tasks:<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Download.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp;- '''Download''' the selected file(s).<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Get internal link.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp;- Get an internal '''link '''to share.<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Delete.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp;- '''Delete '''the selected file(s).<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA View Details.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp;- '''View details '''about the selected file.<br/> &nbsp;  
#*If you make changes to a file you downloaded, you can use the '''Upload Files''' button [[File:NWA Upload files.png|RTENOTITLE]]to store your new version.&nbsp; '''Note:&nbsp;''' You will need to refresh the page to see any changes.  
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#*If you make changes to a file you downloaded, you can use the '''Upload Files''' button [[File:NWA Upload files.png|RTENOTITLE]]to store your new version.&nbsp; '''Note:&nbsp;''' You will need to refresh the page to see any changes.<br/> &nbsp;
#*You can also use the toolbar to perform general file management tasks:<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Sort.png|RTENOTITLE]] - Change the sorting order.<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Add folder.png|RTENOTITLE]] - Add a new folder.   
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#*You can also use the toolbar to perform general '''file management''' tasks:<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Sort.png|RTENOTITLE]] - Change the '''sort''' order.<br/> <br/> [[File:NWA Add folder.png|RTENOTITLE]] - Add a '''new folder'''.   
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== Uploading Files ==
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Click the Upload Files icon [[File:NWA Upload files.png]] to open the following dialog box:
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Drag and drop files or click to choose.<span>&nbsp;If you're attempting to upload a large file, please use&nbsp;[https://www.google.com/chrome/browser/desktop/index.html Chrome] or [https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/ Firefox] for the best results.</span>
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[[Category:Helpdesk Documentation]] [[Category:Public Search]] [[Category:File Servers]] [[Category:Middfiles]]
 
[[Category:Helpdesk Documentation]] [[Category:Public Search]] [[Category:File Servers]] [[Category:Middfiles]]

Revision as of 09:38, 25 March 2020

Nasuni Web Access is a new tool that provides access to Middfiles and Miisfiles without the need for a VPN connection.

Please note thatyou cannot edit and save directly to files using this method; you should download your file(s) then upload the revised version(s).

Basic Instructions

  1. Visit http://go.middlebury.edu/webaccess.
     
  2. Login in with your Middlebury email address (username@middlebury.edu format) and password.  You will see the main server folders to which you have access, similar to the image shown here:

    RTENOTITLE
     
  3. Click on the desired server folder to open it, then click as needed on sub-folders to display their contents.  CLASSES and ORGS (for department shared folders) are the most commonly-used upper-level folders.
     
  4. Although you cannot work on files directly using Web Access, you can...
    • Click a file name to view it (for file types where a preview is available).
    • Click beside a file or folder name to select that entire row, then use the toolbar at top right to perform a variety of common tasks:

      RTENOTITLE - Download the selected file(s).

      RTENOTITLE - Get an internal link to share.

      RTENOTITLE - Delete the selected file(s).

      RTENOTITLE - View details about the selected file.
       
    • If you make changes to a file you downloaded, you can use the Upload Files button RTENOTITLEto store your new version.  Note:  You will need to refresh the page to see any changes.
       
    • You can also use the toolbar to perform general file management tasks:

      RTENOTITLE - Change the sort order.

      RTENOTITLE - Add a new folder.

Uploading Files

Click the Upload Files icon NWA Upload files.png to open the following dialog box:

 

Drag and drop files or click to choose. If you're attempting to upload a large file, please use Chrome or Firefox for the best results.