Mounting the Poster Printer Samba Shared Disk on Windows 10

  1. These instructions show how to mount the samba share containing the Windows poster printer drivers and the printer accounting software client needed to print to the poster printer.
  2. Your computer must be attached to the 128.114.68, 128.114.69, or 128.114.25 campus network subnets.
  3. Select "File Explorer" from the "Windows" menu (This is the small window icon in the low left corner of Windows 10).
  4. Click on "This PC".
  5. Click on "Computer" and Select "Map network drive".
  6. In the "Folder:" field enter "\\print.pmc.ucsc.edu\posterprinter".
  7. Check the box that says "Reconnect at logon".
  8. Click "Finish".
  9. "posterprinter" will now be mounted and can be found found under the "This PC" in the "File Explorer".