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Connecting to the Shared Folder

With the network settings and sharing in place, connect the two computers via an ethernet cable.

To check connectivity, open the Network preferences panel and look for a green light next to Ethernet.

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On the viewing computer connect to the capture/coding computer shared folder.

  1. Open Finder and press COMMAND+K.
  2. In the Connect to Server window type in the IP address of the capture/coding computer,
  3. The login screen will pop up, login using the user name and password for that of the capture/coding computer.Fig 72a
  4. Choose the ~/Desktop folder in the list and click OK. This will mount the folder and it can be accessed in Finder to open the timeline share.