CSL: FAQs and Other Info

CSL: FAQs and Other Info

Frequently Asked Questions


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  • Users experiencing network outages are recommended to check the OIT Service Outages, as many service outages are beyond the control of the Lab staff
  • Users requiring remote access to department resources should check the guides for web-based and terminal-based remote access
  • Techniques for sending and receiving e-mail from locations outside the department
  • Using the department's web-based e-mail client, IMP
  • Users can create access-restricted web pages, and utilize university-wide authentication schemes such as Shibboleth or Webauth
  • Access to department filestystems and printers is available to users administering their own machines, running either the Windows or the MacOS operating systems
  • Wireless access is no longer provided by the department, but users can learn how to register their wireless computers and other devices on the Duke network
  • To request access to Lab resources, please see the CSL Accounts Page