MyWeb is the Webspace provided to the Whitman Community. MyWeb space is created on request. if you are looking to get web space or if you need additional assistance please contact Whitman IT at (315) 443-2342 or e-mail
The following instructions assume that you are using Internet
Explorer (5 or Higher) as your web browser. Note: Only HTTPS
(SSL) connections are supported.
Open Internet Explorer.
From the File menu, select Open.
In the Open field, enter the following URL, replace your
NetID at the end: https://myweb.whitman.syr.edu/NetID(Please
note the HTTPS)
Select the checkbox labeled Open as Web Folder, then click
When prompted for your user name and password, enter your
NetID and password.
NOTE: Do not select the Remember my password checkbox if you are using
a public or shared computer. For security reasons, Whitman IT
recommends that you do not select the option to remember your
password, even if you are using a private machine.
Click OK. The disk share containing your files opens in
"folder view" inside Internet Explorer. You can work with files
in this view just as you would with a mapped drive. (For
example, you can drag-and-drop files from one location to
NOTE: When you have finished working with your files, you must exit
from your browser, closing all browser windows. That terminates
the connection in a way that prevents other people from getting
access to your files.