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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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Latest news

University Wireless Service maintenance: Tuesday 21 September, 08:00–09:00

16 September 2021

The University Wireless Service will be undergoing essential maintenance between 08:00 and 09.00 on Tuesday 21 September while we apply a security software patch. This is a security update to ClearPass, which provides Wireless Service network access control. We're not expecting any disruption to service, but it should be...

Mailing list migrations from Mailman to Sympa

31 August 2021

We intend to migrate all remaining lists associated with colleges from Mailman to Sympa during the week commencing 13 September 2020. The current total is 1,567. How this will affect users of the mailing list management service Most mailing list subscribers shouldn't notice any difference. During the switchover, there will...

Managed Zone Service closedown and migration to Mythic Beasts

24 August 2021

The Managed Zone Service (MZS) is being shut down, and its data content migrated to a commercial provider, Mythic Beasts. There will be no interruption to the service, but MZS users in institutions will need to make arrangements to retain management access to their zones. What is changing? UIS set up the MZS many years ago...