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Networking Applications

UConn offers many ways to access the university network and resources while off-campus. Each of them can benefit a particular function and have different methods of access. Skybox  User Guides Online and desktop client access Virtual desktop UCONN-SECURE EFS Drives University software AnyWare User Guides Citrix Receiver download needed, but web-based access Online access available EFS […]

Using EZProxy

Library database access is granted by your UConn IP address and is easily accessible on UConn’s campus. Any other location will need to use EZProxy to log in successfully. To use EZProxy, users must paste the following text in front of the URL they are trying to access: http://ezproxy.lib.uconn.edu/login?url= Log in with a NetID and NetID […]

Mapping a Network Drive on Linux

You must be on the UCONN Network, if yuo are not you will have to connect to the UCONN Network using the University’s VPN Client.  Graphical Option (Ubuntu Desktop):  Open the Nautilus graphical file browser through the Applications menu, or from a terminal window type: nautilus –browser, then press Enter.  Click the Go menu, then click Enter Location… In the Path […]

Mapping a Personal (P:) Drive on Linux

You must be on the UCONN Network, if you are not you will have to connect to the UCONN Network using the University’s VPN Client.  Graphical Option (Ubuntu Desktop): Open the Nautilus graphical file browser through the Applications menu, or from a terminal window type: nautilus –browser then press Enter.  Click the Go menu, then Enter Location… In the Path field, type smb://files.uconn.edu/Home and press Enter.  In the […]

Using AnyWare in a Browser

You can launch UConn AnyWare in a browser with “Citrix – Light Version” as opposed to installing the Citrix Receiver. Note: Citrix – Light Version only works with browsers that support HTML5, such as Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge (Windows). New Users Go to anyware.uconn.edu Click Login and login using your NetID and NetID Password. In […]

Using Core-CT

Core-CT is part of the employee self service portal, where employees can access and edit information regarding their finances and employment at the University of Connecticut. Using Core-CT Navigating to Core-CT and Overview Go to ess.uconn.edu   To access the Core-CT portal click the CORE-CT LOGIN at the top. Next to that is the CORE-CT HELP, JOB AIDES […]

Using System Report

System Report lists and manages all devices, internal and external, attached or otherwise installed in a Mac computer system. Launching System Report To launch the System Report on a Mac computer select ‘About This Mac’ from the Apple menu. In the ‘About This Mac’ menu select ‘System Report’. The system report window looks like this: […]

Installing/Uninstalling Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash is a free software that is used for viewing/using content that was created on the Adobe Flash platform. Usually the content includes viewing multimedia and streaming video and content. Installing Flash Open up the web browser you would like to enable Flash Player in. Install the Flash Player Download from the Adobe website. […]