Love it or hate it, it's quite likely that your office will have a computer in it. While the IT department works hard to ensure that nothing goes wrong on your computer, it's probably a good idea to know some best practises relating to the purchasing, usage, and maintenance of the computer.
Nearly all office computers on campus are tied to our central network. You should log into these computers with your NetID to ensure that you get the latest updates, and that necessary security policies are applied so that you can access resources such as the NAS or your Email.
Purchasing - Surplusing
Everything you wanted to know about purchasing a new UNR-owned Mac or PC.
Where to purchase the software you need.
How to dispose of a computer that has reached the end of its life.
Using your computer
Information on folder redirection, an automated way of backing up your personal files.
How to access our network storage system, the NAS.
Accessing and using the various types of printers at the University.
Accessing files and computers from off-campus.
Simple troubleshooting steps to keep your computer running smoothly.
Be safe while you are using your computer.