Mounting the Poster Printer Samba Shared Disk on Windows 7

  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 "Computer" from the "Start" menu.
  4. Click on "Map network drive" in the top menu of the Computer browser.
  5. In the "Folder:" field enter "\\print.pmc.ucsc.edu\posterprinter".
  6. Check the box that says "Reconnect at logon".
  7. Click "Finish".
  8. "posterprinter" will now be mounted and can be found found under the "Network Location" area of "Computer".