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Department of Information Technology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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. (Swedish)
Procurement and purchases
How to get stuff ordered.
Wired network connections
How to connect a computer to the wired network.
Home computers and laptops
Security, logging in, clock syncronization, WLAN.
Secure login and file transfer (ssh, scp and sftp).
Access the department's file server shares.
Working from home
How to connect, software to use, virus protection etc.
ThinLinc in the Unix computer labs
Using the ThinLinc workstations.
Thinlinc client
Seeing the Thinlinc environment in your office. Staff only!
How work on the Unix system.
Connecting to printers, print quotas, tips etc.
Poster printer
Using the poster printer (up to A0).
Some software issues
Emacs shortcuts in Firefox.
The file server at Campus Polacksbacken
How to access your home directory on the common file server at Campus Polacksbacken. Staff only!
Backup for laptops
Backup for laptops and other user administrated computers.
Computing in our cloud
How to use our cloud resources.
Revision control for software development.
Email, mailing lists, signing and encryption of email
Information about email, mailing list services and personal certificates.
Updated  2019-10-23 16:00:34 by Karolina Malm Holmgren.