Move Files into a University Network Drive

In order to work with your files in the RDS (Remote Desktop Services) environment, your files need to be located in your University home or other shared folder inside the University network.  This process allows the transfer of files to the network share; it does not...

Warnings Regarding macOS 11

12/1/2020: We in Social Sciences Computing Services are still evaluating the compatibility of Big Sur with various widely used software programs and campus online services. Some compatibility problems have been overcome, but others still exist. The version of Cisco...

Create a Cellphone Keyboard Shortcut for your Email Address

iPhone: Launch the Settings app. Tap General. Tap on Keyboard. Tap on Text Replacement. Tap on the + in the top right corner. In the Phrase field, type in your email address In the Shortcut field, type qqq Hit return Android:Non-Samsung Phones: Open Settings Scroll...

Faculty Departures: Equipment and Research Data

Hardware Departing faculty and researchers have the option to either return computing hardware to Social Science Computing Services (SSCS) or purchase computing hardware at its depreciated value, as determined by SSCS. Returns: Faculty who prefer to return computing...

How can I optimize my home internet connection?

If you find that your home Internet connectivity is inadequate for online teaching or group meetings with Zoom, you have two options, both of which can be pursued at the same time: 1) take steps to optimize your current home internet connection; and, 2) upgrade your...