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Installing an Alternative SmartVault Drive Client

Overview

This article will discuss how to install and configure an alternative to the default clients used to connect to the SmartVault Drive for Mac or Windows, or to connect the SmartVault Drive to your Windows, iOS or Android phone.  
 

Resolution

  1. Choose a WebDav client to connect to the SmartVault Drive. 
    Note: We do not partner in the development of these third party applications and cannot offer to support them except to configure them to work with the SmartVault Drive. Third party applications may have a cost associated with them.  It is recommended you trial any product  and consider other applications on the market before purchasing.​​ The following are applications we have tried, though may not have extensively tested.
  2. Download and Install your application.
  3. Configure the client:​
    Note: The options below will vary depending on the application you use. If you need additional assistance please contact Support
    • Name/Favorite/Bookmark: The name is up to your preference, though we recommend "SmartVault".
    • Server/Host/URI/URL/Address/Path: https://docs.smartvault.com.  Make sure you enable https if there is an option for it.  You cannot connect to SmartVault over http. 
    • User/Name: Your SmartVault email address.
    • Password: Your SmartVault password.
  4. Save your settings as a favorite or bookmark so you can pull them up quickly next time you open the application.