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Overview


Kumo allows you to easily access files stored in your Google drive from campus computer labs or other resources (see below for a list of locations). Please follow the instructions below to setup Kumo.

What is Google Drive?

All UWF Students and Faculty have a Google account which includes access to Gmail, Google Apps, and the ability to store files in their Google Drive.

Click here for more information about Google Apps (including Google Drive)

Why use Kumo?

Users of some campus computer labs or other resources, such as ArgoApps, have virtually nowhere to save files. Google Drive can be accessed from anywhere and provides users a large storage quota to store many files. Once configured, Kumo automatically attaches your Google drive to whatever virtual application or desktop you use.

Where?

Kumo is available for use at the following Kumo-supported computer labs & locations:

  • ArgoApps
  • College of Business computer labs
  • eDesktop
  • Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering computer labs
  • Library computers
    • John C. Pace Library
    • Professional Studies Library
    • Emerald Coast Library
  • Some classroom podium computers

What is ArgoApps?

ArgoApps is UWF's hosted application & virtual desktop environment which provides users access to specialized applications from nearly any device (Computer, iPad, iPhone, etc.) anywhere they have an Internet connection.

Click here for more information about ArgoApps


Instructions


  1. Open Kumo by either searching for "Kumo" in my.uwf.edu or navigating to the Kumo Web page.
     
  2. Log into Kumo by clicking the green "Log In" button. Note: You may be prompted to enter your UWF Argonet credentials.

  3. Choose the cloud drive you want to configure, such as "Google Drive (Argonet-UWF)", and click the "Authorize" button.
     
  4. You will now be prompted if you agree to allow Kumo to access your Google Drive. Verify you are logged in with the correct Google account by examining the username (shown in red below). Once you have verified you are logged in with the correct Google account, click the "Allow" button.

    agree to allow kumo to view and manage the files in your google drive

  5. Kumo is now setup and you should see your cloud storage as an option in ArgoApps (or other Kumo-supported campus computer).
    google drive in kumo 
 


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