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Kanaka Client for Mac OS

Kanaka is licensed and supported software for the University of Regina. It is provided by the University for all Faculty and Staff. The purpose of this guide is to allow the Macinotsh OS X user to install the Kanaka Client application. Kanaka effectively maps your network drives.


  • Macintosh OS X Version 10.4 or higher
  • A basic understanding of the Mac OS X Finder.
  • An internet connection
  • Kanaka requires that you be have an active username and password with the University of Regina for the initial installation download from the website. If you cannot remember your username or password contact the IT Support Centre at 585-4685 for assistance.

Install Information

  • Install Client only Not Plug-in
  • Install and access only available on campus
  • Server:
  • Port: 3089