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SURA, Syracuse University Remote Access, is a tool for accessing Syracuse University systems, including network drives and printers.
Download SURA to your Computer
Navigate to https://sura.syr.edu/download/default.aspx and click on Download SURA to obtain the SURA utility. After SURA downloads, move it from your downloads folder to your desktop.
Double click on the sura.exe file. Enter your SU NetID username and password in the appropriate fields and click Connect.
Connect to the drives
Wait until it becomes available and then click on the Connect Drives icon under Network Drives.
Open the This PC app on your computer. You should now see the G drive similar to how it would show up if you were connected to a desktop computer on campus. Click on the drive name as shown to see your files.
Note: The networked drives are available only when SURA is running.
Once you are done working on files, go back to SURA and under Network Drives, click on Disconnect drives. Please remember to SAVE your work.
Minimizing and Exiting the SURA utility
To fully exit the SURA utility and disconnect your computer from the University network, right-click on the SURA icon in the System Tray and select Exit And Disconnect.