The NIC maintains an 8 TB file server for temporary storage of data acquired in the NIC to allow for easy transport of data between microscopes, our offline analysis systems, and any other computer at UCSF.
To access the server from Windows:
Once you've logged on to the server, create a folder to store your files in. Then save data to your heart’s content.
If you're trying to access the server from Windows 7 Home, you'll find that you can't. Here's the fix so that you can access the server from Windows 7 Home:
(Thanks to George Lemieux for figuring this out.)