Adding FIR/WebContent Storage on Your Machine
Posted by Yasin Dahi, Last modified by Yasin Dahi on 13 May 2014 10:32 AM
This article will describe the steps required to add/map the WebContent directory (from FIR) on your machine.
The WebContent folder is meant to be a central repository for all media (photo, video, audio, documents, files, etc.) that might be used for web or marketing projects by your school. Think of this folder as a large database that you can access and store all your media in and retrieve at any time. It should make finding and sharing media in its original format easier. It is essentially a giant, central archive to search for media whenever you need to use it.
C. FCAD Domain account set up (Optional)
If you are part of IMA, GCM, or Fashion, you will need to establish an FCAD domain account. You will have received instructions for this by email.
Windows 7: Mapping a Network Drive
MAC OS: SMB Mounting a Server
It is very important that your media folder is kept organized - failure to do so might result in suspension of your account.
Here is a suggested organization for you folder:
The structure used in the photos section should be replicated throughout the folder. This is primarily for your own benefit. Within some structure, this service will not be that useful for you in the long run.