Taking A Screenshot

This article provides instructions for taking a screenshot on common devices. Mac Screenshot of your entire screen Press Shift-Command (⌘)-3. Find the screenshot as a .png file on your desktop. Screenshot of a selected portion of your screen Press Shift-Command-4. The pointer changes to a cross-hair. Move the cross-hair to where you want to start […]

Installing Remote Desktop on iOS

    You can install and set up Microsoft Remote Desktop from your Windows workstation computer to a personal iOS device. *Steps 1 and 2 require access to your work computer Step 1: Enable Remote Desktop on Your University Device If you already have your computer configured to receive remote desktop protocol connections: e.g., you […]

Finding the MAC Address of Common Devices

  A MAC address is considered the physical address of a device. On a network, this address is used as the unique identifier of a device and can be relevant information needed to be passed along for referrals. At UConn this is what is used to track your traffic and hold specific users accountable for […]

Finding the IP Address of an iOS Device

    1. At the home screen, open the Settings menu by clicking on the icon with gears on it   2. From the settings menu, select Wifi 3. Select the blue circle with a lower case “i“, next to the wifi network you are connected to 4.  The IP Address is listed on the page Keywords: Finding IP Address […]

Connecting to UCONN-SECURE Wireless on iOS

1. Open the Settings app 2. Go to Wi-Fi settings 3. Turn Wi-Fi on by clicking the toggle switch 4. It will search for networks and then show a list of available networks.  Select UCONN-SECURE 5. Enter your NetID and your password and click Join 6. UCONN-SECURE’s security certificate will appear.  Click Accept to continue.  It will say […]