Installation Windows Client

Make sure you have already registered SWITCHdrive in order to have the SWITCH Cloud Account credential you need to log in.

1. Download the latest Windows Client (to use with SWITCHdrive)

2. Open the downloaded File.

3. If you see the dialog below, just click 'yes'.

4. Enter your SWITCH Cloud Account Username and Password and click 'Next'. You get your SWITCH Cloud Account by logging in to https://cloud-id.switch.ch and set a Password. Your Username is the eMail address shown on that site. Click 'Next'

5. You can change the local Folder where SWITCHdrive should sync your data or leave the default folder. Then click 'Connect'.

6. Click 'Finish'

 Now see what you can do after the installation.

Installation Mac Client

Make sure you have already registered SWITCHdrive in order to have the SWITCH Cloud Account credential you need to log in.

1. Download the latest Mac Client (to use with SWITCHdrive)

2. Open the downloaded File and follow the installation instructions.

3. Open ' SWITCHdrive' from your Application folder. Click 'open' if you are asked if you are sure.

4. Enter your SWITCH Cloud Account Username and Password and click 'Next'. You get your SWITCH Cloud Account by logging in to https://cloud-id.switch.ch and set a Password. Your Username is the eMail address shown on that site.

5. You can change the local Folder where SWITCHdrive should sync your data or leave the default folder. Then click 'Connect'.

6. Click 'Finish'

after the installation

Linux

Make sure you have already registered SWITCHdrive in order to have the SWITCH Cloud Account credential you need to log in.

1. Download the latest Linux Client (to use with SWITCHdrive)

2. Follow the instructions depending on your Linux Distribution.

There is no branded Version of the Linux Client yet. It will come soon.

iOS

Make sure you have already registered SWITCHdrive in order to have the SWITCH Cloud Account credential you need to log in.

 1. Get the App from the AppStore

2.  Log in with your SWITCH Cloud Account Username and Password. You get your SWITCH Cloud Account by logging in to https://cloud-id.switch.ch and set a Password. Your Username is the eMail address shown on that site.

Android

Make sure you have already registered SWITCHdrive in order to have the SWITCH Cloud Account credential you need to log in.

 1. Get the App from the PlayStore

 

2.  Log in with your SWITCH Cloud Account Username and Password. You get you rSWITCH Cloud Account by logging in to https://cloud-id.switch.ch and set a Password. Your Username is the eMail address shown on that site.

Once you are done with the installation you have a folder on your filesystem which is accessible via file-explorer/Finder or the cloud symbol (right-click ). Go to https://drive.switch.ch and log-in. There you should find your files that you have put into the folder before.

That's the basics about synchronisation.