Mac connect to server with different username

This bug has been annoying me for months, and searching every corner of the web had provided me with no solutions - it now works like a charm. Thank you!

Mac os cannot connect to server

Today will be yesterday tomorrow" - Talking Moose. Has anyone got the analog of this for the case you are mounting the drive from Windows. What I do now is I fire-up cmd. Then I right-click on my home dir which is on the eMac and pick map network drive. I select as different user and put in my short user name and password. Then my home dir gets mounted as drive Z: and when I am done I go to computer and right-click drive Z: and select disconnect.

If I were to create another user they would fight over the the tuner. I need to get to videos and pictures on my wife's account in the eMac as well, so one account will not cut it. Oh sometimes Windows complains about the disconnect. Lost your password?

Powered by the Parse. I was having trouble connecting to multiple directories on a single SMB share in Leopard, where the directories had different logins.

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If I was logged into one directory as one user, then the "Connect to Server I found a workaround for this. This should also work for AFP shares, though I haven't tried it.


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The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. This site is not responsible for what they say. Jun 21, PM. It seems to me you might try connecting to the NAS drive as a different user ie, having two users active at same time on your desktop, ie via su 1.

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