With aid of a WebDAV client (Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning), members of the university can comfortably access the files within the Collaboration Cloud of the university via the file manager.
Use this access option with care. The control by WebDAV Clients of “File-Locking” is in some cases not reliable. As a consequence, if more people have parallel access only the version which was saved at last will remain.
If you work with a computer within the network system of computers, you can call up the necessary software in the computing centre software menu. This way, you get comfortable access to the Collaboration Cloud in the file manager.
Finder / Go to/ Connect to Server…
Files/ Enter Place
The WebDAV client included in Betriebssystem Microsoft Windows works rather unreliably. This is why you first need to install a WebDAV-capable software and configure it the right way. The university computing centre holds licenses of the WebDAV-capable software WebDrive. You can find it in the WebFiler under
After successful installation and restart of your computer, please configure it the following way:
After successful configuration, you need to license the Webdrive: