H Drive Removal for Graduated Seniors

On October 26, 2016, all May graduates H-drives will be permanently deleted in order to create server space for incoming students. Any files or folders, including those of student websites, should be moved to a new space if you wish to retain them. There are a variety of methods and locations for moving the files and folders off of your H-Drive. The information provided below is not exhaustive, but it should give you a good variety of options.

If you are planning to remain at Luther as a student or Luther employee, then you must complete the following online form BEFORE October 18th. If you do not complete the form before October 18th, your H drive will be removed on October 26th.

Online Form For Returning Students

Methods of Accessing and Moving the Files

On Campus Access

Off Campus Access

Places to Move Files To

The personal space limit on Luther H Drives is 1 GB. For this amount of space, many free or low-cost options are available.

Online Storage Options

There are several online storage options that will work similar to your Luther H drive. The following short list should give you a start.

Physical Storage Options

  • Your personal computer hard drive
  • External Hard Drives
  • USB Flash Drive
  • CD-R or CD-RW (650MB – 800MB)
  • DVD-R or DVD-RW (4.7GB – 8.4GB)