Install the Egnyte Connect Desktop App

  1. Download and open the .msi file.
  2. Click Next.

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  3. Select where the drive should be installed. You can leave the default destination and click Next or select Change to select a different location before continuing.

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  4. Click Install to start the installation.

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    Note: Click Yes on the User Account Control screen if it appears to provide permissions for the installation to continue.
  5. Click Finish to complete the installation and launch the Desktop App.

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  6. Enter your email or username and click Continue.

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  7. Enter your Egnyte domain and click Continue.

    Note: If your company utilizes SSO (Single-Sign On), you may be redirected to their landing page to verify your account.

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  8. Enter your password and click Continue.

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  9. Your drive is now mounted and ready to use in Windows Explorer. 

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Uninstall Desktop Sync

If you're making the transition from Desktop Sync to Desktop App, you'll need to uninstall Desktop Sync if you haven't already done so. Use the articles below to help you with this process.

User Uninstallation

Mass (Admin) Uninstall for Windows