How to mount a Windows shared folder on your Mac – File Sharing – Lifehacker

How to mount a Windows shared folder on your Mac – File Sharing – Lifehacker

Thanks to Gina Trapani!

Connect to the server on your Mac. Now, on your Mac, from Finder’s Go menu, choose “Connect to Server.” Enter the IP address you just obtained from your PC, preceded by smb://

e.g., 192.168.1.45

You can automatically mount your Windows drive every time you login to your Mac by adding it to your Login items. In System Preferences, Accounts, choose the “Login Items” tab and add the Volume to the list of apps that automatically start up.

2 thoughts on “How to mount a Windows shared folder on your Mac – File Sharing – Lifehacker

  • I would to get step by step instruction
    i’m new to Mac, this instruction is too general

    • The link at the top of the post is to the original article which might help.

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