Student Technology Options _____________________________________________________ Please pickup the handout before the session begins. What do I bring to WSU? A laptop, desktop or other computing device. (Printer is optional) If purchasing a new computer, a 5GHz (Gigahertz) wireless N card is recommended. A Network Cable (Cat 5 or 6) Printing Options at WSU Coug Prints is a fast, convenient, wireless service for printing your digital files or making copies on campus. 14 locations around campus for quick, quality prints Coug Prints uses the CougarCard to pay for your prints. http://cougprints.wsu.edu – for costs/locations etc. Gaming Consoles Game consoles are permitted on the WSU network Students must register their console at the Console Registration Page on the Student Webpage WSU Identities & Network Services Network IDs Friend IDs /Shared Info zzusis Email Resnet Network IDs WSU Electronic Identification http://www.wsu.edu/AccountCreation Prompted For TANK: Temporary Network Access Key Choose an email address to send a PIN to When the email arrives: Enter PIN Enter Birth Date Password Creation Create question/answer 10+ characters, 3 of the 4 character sets Note the ID number and NID – Remember your Password! Friend ID’s Friend ID’s are created from an e-mail address and allow parent’s to access WSU systems The Student controls what information is shared Basic information will be requested Activation requires responding to an “activation” e-mail www.wsu.edu/FID Friend ID’s – Common Questions “I have a FID and can log into zzusis, but when I click the Shared Info Link, I get told I have no information available to view” Call your student. The Helpdesk is prevented by law from providing access to that information. (FERPA) “I have two students… do I need two FID’s?” Nope. One will do for both. Your FID lets you access Shared Info in zzusis. Info shared by each student will be clearly delineated. I forgot my FID password You can reset this password at https://webapps.wsu.edu/ais/friendaccounts/CreateFriend.aspx Shared Info Students share specific information with FID holders You can share your information with any Friend ID you choose zzusis WSU Email <student network ID>@wsu.edu forwards to your student email account Delivery Destination is to a Microsoft Live account that can be accessed at outlook.com (firstname.lastname@example.org) ResNET WSU Residence Hall Internet (ResNet) wired and wireless network’s are shared throughout the Residence Hall community Setup Guides available online on the student home page located at http://infotech.wsu.edu/resnet WSU Residence Halls offer a high speed wireless network available to all students. Bridging is not allowed on the WSU Network Wireless switches, printers, or any device that interferes with the WSU ResNet Wireless network are not allowed in the residence halls. Common Student Network Problems WSU policy Violations & Misuse of the WSU Network Know the copyright infringement law & avoid peer-to-peer file sharing Keep your Operating System and Antivirus patched and up to date Watch for phishing & social engineering attempts to get your information/passwords. WSU will never ask for your passwords!! Do not run a business or run a political campaign on the WSU Network Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Intellectual Property Watchdogs Recording Industry Association of America Motion Picture Association of America Entertainment Software Association Students Are Targeted by the Entertainment Industry DMCA Notice of Infringement Technology Resources Available RTA – Residential Technology Assistant Walk-in Helpdesk - Room 302 – CUE Bldg Phone/E-mail Support – 335-HELP (4357) Helpdesk@wsu.edu Integrated Media Services – Misc equipment loans/rentals for classes TechStore – Free or reduced price software Infotech.wsu.edu ITS HelpDesk Services Offered Network/computer setup & troubleshooting Virus scans Reformat and data backup General troubleshooting Contact Us Open 8 AM – 5 PM Monday through Friday CUE 302 (509) 335-HELP (4357) Helpdesk@wsu.edu Integrated Media Services Equipment Loan/Rental 150 Holland Library, Pullman campus Integrated Media Services makes a variety of media equipment available to the university community (faculty, staff, and students) as well as to the general public. http://ims.wsu.edu TechStore Available through the Online TechStore Discounted and Free Software – Limited Titles Hardware & cell phone discounts available to students Laptop Rentals – CUE 302 Check website for the current product availability techstore.wsu.edu http://Infotech.wsu.edu Link to general IT information, FAQ’s and a process to reset forgotten passwords There is a link for More Help for Students & Parents as well as the ITS Search Bar Angel Learning Management System WSU uses Angel for course spaces The website is http://Lms.wsu.edu You will log in with the Network ID & Password that grants you access to zzusis The recommended browser is Mozilla Firefox Courses must be enabled by the instructor Do Not Be Alarmed! This error is often seen at the beginning of the semester and it means none of your courses have been enabled. If the semester has started, contact your instructors, if it has not, try again after the semester has begun. Questions?