Now that you’ve had the chance to read about every conceivable way to share files, you can learn about the complementary action: accessing those shared files. Let’s walk through mounting volumes or browsing for files on each of the major operating system versions, starting with Tiger.
To mount a server from the Finder, choose Go > Connect to Server (Command-K) to bring up the Connect to Server dialog. In Jaguar, you saw all local AppleShare and Samba volumes; starting with Panther and continuing with Tiger, to achieve a mount, you can:
Use the Favorites List: Select a server from the list.
Browse for an AppleShare or Samba volume: Click the Browse button, and see Mount via Network Browser ...