Acropolis Onboarding

Your account on acropolis.uchicago.edu can take up to 3 hours to become fully active. You can log into the cluster using SSH or EasyVNC if you would prefer to use graphical applications. The EasyVNC client can be downloaded from the following link: How to run EasyVNC...

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...

How do I access my files on OneDrive?

You can access, upload and download files on OneDrive from anywhere. Go to onedrive.com and click sign in. Enter your full uChicago email address (CNetID@uchicago.edu) and click Next. Authenticate via two factor if prompted. You will now be able to view, download and...

Box Quick Start Guide

Uploading Files Uploading files is possible through both the Box Drive app or the web. Using Box Drive Click and drag the file you want to upload to your Box folder. Using the Web Click the Upload button in the top right corner. Select File if you want to upload a...

How do I access my files on Box?

You can access, upload and download files on Box from anywhere using either the Box Drive app or the web. Learn the basics of Box using our Box Quick Start Guide. Option 1: Using Box Drive Download the correct Box Drive installer for your computer. Open the downloaded...

Scratch Space on Acropolis

The Acropolis /home and /share directories are hosted over a 10GbE network connection. Jobs which perform large amounts of reads and writes to disk can benefit by using scratch space. Each compute node is equipped with a fast solid state drive located at /scratch....