Mounting a WebDAV share in Windows 7

The following instructions detail how to mount a WebDAV share in Windows 7. To mount the share you need to know the following information:

  • The URL of the share
  • Your Username
  • Your Password

Mounting the Share

  1. Open My Computer by going to Start the Computer

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 1
  2. Right Click in the My Computer window and select Add a Network Location from the popup menu

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 2
  3. Select Next

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 3
  4. Select Choose a Custom Network Location then click Next

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 4
  5. Enter the URL of the network share

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 5
  6. You will then be prompted for your Username and Password. Enter them an the appropriate fields and click ok

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 6
  7. Enter a Friendly name for this share. In most cases the default is sufficient

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 7
  8. Click Finish to complete the setup. The share will then open in a new window.

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 8

Accessing the Share

  1. Open My Computer by going to Start the Computer

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 1
  2. The share will be shown under the Network Locations Heading. Double click the share

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 9
  3. The share will then open and you can browse the files.

    Windows 7 Mount Webdav Share Step 10