NetStorage

Access Your Network Drives From Home

Information Services offers a way for faculty, staff, and students to securely access their network drives (I:, K:, S: and W: for faculty & staff and H: and I: for students) from home, using your web browser!

Requirements:

  • A connection to the Internet

Accessing NetStorage:

  • Go to the Purdue University North Central home page
  • Click on myPNC Portal logo
  • Type in your Username and your Password and click the Login button
  • Click on the tab named NetStorage
  • You will see a screen like this:

Netstorage screenshot

Access Net Storage directly

Using Your Web Folders

  • Once you have logged in, you can navigate to your files by double-clicking on the folders.
  • To Download a file:
    • Left-click once on the filename to select it
    • Move the pointer over the File menu
    • Left-click on Download
    • Follow the prompts to save the file on your local computer
    • Edit the file in the appropriate application (e.g., MS Word or Excel)
  • To Upload a file:
    • Left-click once on the filename to select it
    • Move the pointer over the File menu
    • Left-click on Upload
    • Follow the prompts to select the file on your local computer
    • Left-click on the Upload button


General Information

  • Remember: Use your PNC username and password to log in and access your network drives (H:, and I:)
  • Faculty and Staff will also have access to their S: and W: drives.

If you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions, please contact the Help Desk at ext. 5511 or submit a help ticket online at: services@pnc