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Apps and Services for students 

  • Student Managed Desktop
  • Integration with University Onedrive
  • Integration with DS Print
  • Integration with Institutional File Store
  • Mathematica
  • Matlab
  • OriginPro
  • SPSS
  • AMOS
  • StataMP
  • Google Chrome (no other web browsers will be added)
  • Adobe Reader
  • Microsoft 365
    • Access
    • Excel
    • OneNote
    • Publisher
    • Powerpoint
    • Word
    • Outlook
  • Microsoft Teams
  • 7-Zip
  • Notepad++
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (license required)
  • Microsoft Visio 2019 (license required)
  • Microsoft Project 2019 (license required)
  • AutoCAD (Dpt of Architecture only)
  • Revit (Dpt of Architecture only)

Remote App Versus Desktop

Remote Apps are the most efficient way to open an app. However, some apps are not designed to work in this way so can only be accessed by opening the Desktop first.

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Obsolete media formats will be removed from the Streaming Media Service on 24 June

17 June 2021

We need to delete old , unsupported media file s from the University’s Streaming Media Service (SMS ) because the system is approaching its max i m um stor a ge capacity . The o riginal high -quality ‘master’ copies will be retained. D eleting old files will allow adequate space for users to add new uploads and ensure the service continues to run smoothly.

Panopto planned maintenance: Saturday 26 June 2021

15 June 2021

Panopto will be undergoing an upgrade from 22:00 on Saturday 26 June until approximately 02:00 on Sunday 27 June and will be unavailable. During this downtime, you won’t be able to access recordings and any attempt to upload content will result in a "Server unable to connect" message. You may also notice an impact on...

Change to IP addresses associated with Raven from 16 June 2021

2 June 2021

The IP addresses associated with will be changing on or soon after Wednesday 16 June. This change should be invisible to and have no impact on users, but IT staff who maintain firewall rules that use IP-based filtering to allow access to Raven will need to update their configuration. In addition to the...