pantherFILE Resources

pantherFILE is UWM's file storage and sharing system. The Learning TECHniques program offers classroom training on pantherFILE, but we also have online tutorials available. These resources are excellent for those looking for information on how to perform a specific function within the system and are available 24/7. The links to the tutorials and documentation are provided below.


NOTE: The current quota amount is 5 GB for students, faculty and staff. To request an increase to your quota, please contact the UWM Help Desk at (414)229-4040 or


Web Client

Logging In/Navigation

Uploading, Opening and Saving Files

Organizing Files

Managing Files

Searching, Setup, Contacts, Logging Out

Desktop Client/Xythos Drive

Navigation Basics

File Basics