The Project Drive

The University of Rostock provides project drives upon application. It serves for storing project-related data and joint use by several staff members.

Backups of the project drive can be implemented by the ITMZ in regular intervals upon request. Learn how you can access these backup versions at "Restoring previous version"

The occurring costs shall be borne by the relevant institutions. Normally, accordingly planned project budgets are transferred here.

Information are provided by the system administrator in charge. You get additional information from responsible ITMZ staff members.


Albert-Einstein-Straße 22
18059 Rostock

Jörg Zerbe
Tel.: +49 381 498-5320

Josephin Tschakste
Tel.: +49 381 498-5347

Access options

Of course, the project drive can also be accessed from outside the University of Rostock’s network. Here, you have the following options:

  1. Access from the university network via the SMB protocol, e.g. with the Windows Explorer
  2. Access outside the university netzwork via:

No authentication is supported on the server for NT LAN Manager Version 1 (NTLMv1). NTLMv1 is turned off for security reasons. Furthermore, SMB1 and SMB2 is no longer supported for security reasons.

Examples for the access

Find examples for the access

Storage space expansion

In case the provided storage space capacity planned at the time of application, it can be quickly expanded upon request. Here, a supplement financing analogous to the application procedure is needed.

Restoring previous versions (Backup/Restore)

Instructions on how to restore previous versions