How to Set Windows AD Password & Connect To Shared Drive

1. Set New Password

The temporary one-time password for your new account will be in the following form:


where the 12345678 is the middle 8 digits of your Penn ID number.

  1. Open your browser to:
  2. Log in with your user name (your user name is the same as your pennkey) and the temporary password mentioned above.
  3. You will be asked to change your password. Note: Your password cannot match your Pennkey. It must be 8 to 15 characters and include a letter, number and special character.

2. How To Connect to the Shared Drive

Note: You must be on a wired campus computer to connect to the shared drive.

Click on the desktop of your Mac computer (Finder) and click on the top menu bar: Go -> Connect To Server

To connect to the CPCW shared drive, enter:

To connect to the KWH shared drive, enter:

Use your Windows AD account credentials (the account above in Step 1) to log in.

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