Finding a computer name
Find the name of your computer so you can map an Alfresco space to a network drive.
On your Windows desktop, right-click My Computer and select Properties. Click theComputer Name tab. You will use the computer name without the domain.
On Linux, type
at the prompt.For mapping a drive to Alfresco, derive the server name by adding
(underscore + a) toyour computer name. For example, if the machine name is
, the server namewill be
Setting user options
The User Options feature enables you to set various preferences for your view of Alfresco.From the User Options page, you can change your user name, password, and email address; setuser interface preferences, including the page displayed when you login; and manage items thathave been deleted from the repository.
Changing your password and user details
Change your password for increased security.
Click (User Options) in the toolbar to display the User Options page.2.In the My Details pane, click Change Password. The Change Password page appears.3.Type your old password.4.Type your new password.5.Retype your new password to confirm it.6.Click Finish to return to the User Options page. If you are using Firefox, you may be prompted to add this password to your Password Manager.
Editing user details
All users have permissions to change their own name and email address within Alfresco.
Click (User Options) in the toolbar to display the User Options page.
In the My Details pane, click (Modify) in the upper right corner. The Edit User Details page appears.3.In the boxes provided, edit your First Name, Last Name, and Email address as desired.All three fields are required.4.Click Finish to return to the User Options page. If you are using Firefox, you may be prompted to add this password to your Password Manage
Recovering deleted items