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CatFiles - Uploading a File with Safari

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Catfiles - logging In
Catfiles - create a new folder
Catfiles - upload a file with FireFox
Catfiles - upload a file with Internet Explorer


CatFiles is a secure network storage system that is available to all currently enrolled Linfield student and current Linfield employee.
This network storage allows the user 2 GB of space to safely store, share, or publish their files, pictures, projects, or folders.

1. Save your document or project to a location you will remember (My Documents or Desktop, etc).

Log into CATFiles:

2. Open a Safari

catfiles safari login

3. You will be redirected to the CATFiles Linfield login page.

  • Provide your CATNet ID/Username and Password
  • Domain should be
4. Click the OK button or Login link or press Enter/Return key on your keyboard

5. You will be taken to your default (your username) CatFiles layout.

  • You have 2GB of total space.

Transfer/upload a file into Catfiles


6. Save your document or project to the desktop.

7-. Click on Upload icon




8. If your Java is up to date, an Upload Files In: window appears (If you see a Digital Signature prompt appear, click on Run).

9. Click on Advanced Upload








NOTE: If you do not have the correct Java version, click on the Java1.5 or higher link and it will take you to a Java Download Web page - follow the directions to download Java.
IMPORTANT: if you use the Colleague Web UI on a Mac, you need to be sure to download and install an older version (Java 1.5) otherwise your Web UI will not function correctly.

catfiles advance upload


Java Prompt

10. An advanced Upload File In window will appear


11. Find your saved document or project and select/highlight all the documents and folders you wish to transfer.

10. Drag and Drop your fiels into the CatFiles Upload Files To window.

11. Click on Start Upload button.

  • You will see the upload progress bar

12. When the upload is finished, you will see all the files in your CatFiles Layout.

13. Log out.

You will now be able to access this saved document, project, or folder from any computer by browsing to CatFiles and logging in.


Advanced Upload