WebDAV in Linux and FreeBSD

You can use any of the following standard file managers to connect to Yandex.Disk when running Linux: Nautilus in Gnome and Unity, Dolphin in KDE, Thunar in Xfce, or any of the other programs supporting WebDAV.

Restriction. You must have a GVFS version of 1.11.4 or above to work with WebDAV.
  1. Connecting with Nautilus
  2. Connect with Dolphin

Connecting with Nautilus

Nautilus 3.6 and higher

  1. To connect to Disk, go to menu option Nautilus → Connect to Server.

  2. Enter the server address in the format davs://<user name>@<server name>:<port> and click the Connect button:

    Username: your Yandex username

    Server: webdav.yandex.com

    Port: 443

  3. Enter your password on Yandex (or application password if you enabled two-factor authentication), select Remember forever and clickConnect:

  4. Nautilus will then open a folder with your Disk contents and add it to the list of available devices in the left-hand panel, under Network.

Previous versions of Nautilus

  1. To connect to Disk, go to File → Connect to Server.

  2. Enter the following Disk access settings, then click Connect:

    Server: webdav.yandex.com

    Port: 443

    Type: Secure WebDAV (HTTPS)

    Username: your Yandex username

    Password: your password on Yandex (or app password if you enabled two-factor authentication)

  3. Nautilus will then open a folder with your Disk contents and add it to the list of available devices in the left-hand panel, under Network.

Connect with Dolphin

  1. Enter webdavs://webdav.yandex.com in the address bar of the file manger. Then enter your Yandex username and password in the login window.

  2. Dolphin will open a folder displaying your Disk contents. You can add the folder to the left-hand panel for quick access: right click anywhere in the folder and select Add to Speed Dial.