UW-Madison Box (Mac) - Connect to WebDav

This document provides the steps for mounting a secure WebDav to connect your UW-Madison Box account on Mac OS X 10.7-10.11.

Note: These instructions require that you have created an external Box password for your account. If you do not have an external password set up, complete the steps in UW-Madison Box - Creating an External Password before proceeding.

  1. Click on Finder to make it the active window. In the Finder menu bar, select Go, then click on Connect to Server...

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  2. In the Connect to Server window, enter the following in the Server Address field: https://dav.box.com/dav

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    Click Connect.

  3. After a few moments, another window will appear. Verify that "Connect as:" is set to Registered User. Then, enter the following for your name and password:

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    Click Connect.

  4. Once the drive has been mounted, it will automatically open in a Finder window with your Box files and folders displayed. You can later access it by selecting dav.box.com in the left-hand navigation pane under Shared.

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Owner:Jeannine B.Group:Box
Created:2013-11-19 18:44 CSTUpdated:2016-08-10 18:21 CST
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