Difference between revisions of "Student Technology Survival Guide (PC)"

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*What do I do if my laptop is [[Stolen or lost laptop|lost or stolen]]?
 
*What do I do if my laptop is [[Stolen or lost laptop|lost or stolen]]?
 
*Is there somewhere I can get help [[Main Page|online]]?
 
*Is there somewhere I can get help [[Main Page|online]]?
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==How can I make sure my computer data is safe?==
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*How do I back up my files on a [[File backup/PC/CD or DVD|CD, DVD]] or on an [[File backup/PC/Flash or External Drive|external drive]]?
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*What is [[Microsoft Live SkyDrive]] and how can I [[Backing Up Files to a Microsoft Live SkyDrive|backup files to it]]?
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*What is, and how do I set up, [[Microsoft Live Mesh]]?
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==Where can I find more information about the WSU network?==
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*Where can I find information about the [[StudentClubs]] or the [[StudentWebs]] servers?
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*Can I connect to the network off campus using a [[VPN]] client?
  
  

Revision as of 18:45, 20 March 2012

This page is designed to give students more information on how to preform important tasks on a PC that will be crucial to his or her time here at WSU. All incoming freshmen should have received a bright pink half-page handout on "Need To Know" information. This page provides links to handy information.


Where can I find information about Microsoft Live Services?

What am I allowed to do on my computer?

  • Link to Appropriate Computing video, once it's been remade.
  • Link to Laptop Program Contract video, once that, too, has been remade.

How do I use the printers on campus?

Where do I go if I have a technical question?

How can I make sure my computer data is safe?

Where can I find more information about the WSU network?

  • Where can I find information about the StudentClubs or the StudentWebs servers?
  • Can I connect to the network off campus using a VPN client?