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Home Directory (File Storage Space)

About Your Home Directory: 

  • Student home directories are set at 50 GB of storage
  • Faculty home directories are set at 100 GB of storage
  • Staff home directories are set at 40 GB of storage

Do not store your files in the following locations
z:WinProf.V2 - This contains your windows roaming profile and should not contain files you want to keep.  It may be deleted between semesters.
z:application data - This contains data used by applications and should not contain files you want to keep.  It may be deleted between semesters.

Predefined locations to store your data
z:windoc or My Documents - When you save files to "My Documents" they are placed in this folder
z:windesk or Desktop - Files you place on your desktop are stored in this folder.

You may create folders in your home directory as long as they are not created in the WinProf.V2 or application data folders.
 
Adding files to the application data or WinProf.V2 folders will increase login times.  Please delete your Internet Explorer cookies and cached files on a regular basis to maintain logon performance.
 
For software concerns, see Computing Labs, Software.