Department of Information Technology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Administration
Your new account
Introduction, services, rules and policies.
Password quality
How to choose a secure password.
Guest accounts for the wireless networks
Accounts for guests/visitors for connecting to the wireless networks.
Procurement and purchases
How to get stuff ordered.
Access
Wired network connections
How to connect a computer to the wired network.
Home computers and laptops
Security, logging in, clock syncronization, WLAN.
SSH
Secure login and file transfer (ssh, scp and sftp).
Samba
Access the department's file server shares.
Working from home
How to connect, software to use, virus protection etc.
Resources
ThinLinc in the Unix computer labs
Using the ThinLinc workstations.
Thinlinc client
Seeing the Thinlinc environment in your office. Staff only!
Sunray
How work on the Unix system.
Printers
Connecting to printers, print quotas, tips etc.
Poster printer
Using the poster printer (up to A0).
Some software issues
Emacs shortcuts in Firefox.
Services
Backup for laptops
Backup for laptops and other user administrated computers.
Computing in our cloud
How to use our cloud resources.
CVS and SVN
Revision control for software development.
Email and mailing lists
Information about email and mailing list services.
Updated  2016-11-18 08:42:52 by Karolina Malm Holmgren.