Friday, 4 December 2009

The correct way to automount a Samba/CIFS share in Mac OS X

From: http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/switcher-hangout/42164-automatically-mount-samba-share.html

  1. Visit the share in question so that Mac OS X mounts it.
  2. Run “Sytem Preferences”.
  3. Select “Accounts”.
  4. Select the User you want to change by double clicking.
  5. Click on “Login Items”.
  6. Click the + button.
  7. Select the Samba/CIFS share you want to mount. It should now show as a new "Volume item".
  8. Close “System Preferences”.
  9. Beer.