WebDAV in Linux and FreeBSD

To connect to Yande.Disk in Linux, use standard file managers: Nautilus in Gnome and Unity, Dolphin in KDE or Thunar in Xfce — or any other programs that support WebDAV.

Restriction. You must have GVFS version 1.11.4 or later to use WebDAV.
  1. Connecting with Nautilus
  2. Connecting with Dolphin
  3. Connecting with davfs2

Connecting with Nautilus

Nautilus 3.6 and later

  1. To connect to Yandex.Disk, go to the menu item Nautilus → Connect to server.

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

    Username: Your Yandex username

    Server: webdav.yandex.com

    Port: 443

  3. Enter your password to Yandex (or your app password if you use or previously used two-factor authentication), select Remember forever, and click Connect:

  4. Nautilus will then open a folder with your Yandex.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 Yandex.Disk, go to File → Connect to Server.

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

    Server: webdav.yandex.com

    Port: 443

    Type: Secure WebDAV (HTTPS)

    Username: Your Yandex username

    Password: your password to Yandex (or application password, if you use or previously used two-factor authentication)

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

Connecting with Dolphin

  1. In the address bar of the file manager, enter the address webdavs://webdav.yandex.com, then enter your Yandex username and password in the login window (or application password if you use or previously used two-factor authentication).

  2. Dolphin will open a folder displaying your Yandex.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.

Connecting with davfs2

  1. Install davfs2.
  2. Mount Yandex.Disk:
    mount.davfs -o username=<login> https://webdav.yandex.ru <path to mount>
  3. Enter your password for Yandex (or application password if you use or previously used two-factor authentication).