Operating Systems Support
If you are unable to find what you are looking for in these support pages please email the ICT Service Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org as your first point of contact. Be sure to include your name, room number, and best time to reach you with your request.
Currently a mix of Scientific Linux, RedHat, Fedora, CentOS and Ubuntu distributions are supported in the department. For assistance please contact Orlon, or Tim at email@example.com who can provide some support for installation and applications.
Local mirrors of several distributions are available on campus, with an in-department mirror of Scientific Linux being maintained. For details of accessing this resource, please contact Orlon.
Local Admin password change
To change the administrator password in Windows:
- Right click on "My Computer"
- Click "Computer Management"
- Expand the "Local Users and Groups Node"
- Click the "Users" node
- Right click on "Administrator"
- Click "Set Password" and follow the remaining instructions in Windows.
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