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Locating the filespace

Locating the filespace at a Managed Cluster Service workstation

Log on to a Managed Cluster Service workstation in the usual way.

Using Windows: Click on the Start menu. Click on My Computer then double-click ux on 'filestore' (X:), then the groups directory and locate your society's directory.

Using a Macintosh: Double-click the Macintosh HD icon on the desktop, in the window that appears double-click Mount UXUX will then mount on your desktop. Within UX double-click on groups and locate your society's directory.

Using Linux: From the launcher on the left side of the screen double-click the Home folder icon. Click on File System in the sidebar, then double-click on UXgroups and locate your society's directory.

Locating the filespace remotely

When accessing your DS filespace, you can use a number of methods. You can work on your Web pages on another computer and then transfer them to the DS filespace.

  • CIFS access (only from within the CUDN or using the VPDN) mounts your group filespace on your desktop. The web pages at give instructions, depending on the operating system of your computer.
  • sftp access is by logging in to, using your DS username and password. You will be logged into your personal filespace. To get to the group directories, go to /ux/groups/
  • ssh access to the Remote Linux service - ssh to and cd to /ux/groups/