Computing resources

Computer accounts

Software (site licensed)

Software (TeX/LaTeX)

  • ProText (MikTeX and TeXStudio frontend for Windows)
  • MacTeX (TeXLive and TeXShop frontend for macOS)
  • IPE drawing program which can understand LaTeX.

Hardware purchases

Network access

  • Ethernet - plug ethernet cable into back of phone or plug into the wall port (not all wall ports are active)
  • UVic wireless (recommended)
  • eduroam wireless (for short term visitors without an affiliate Netlink ID) 
  • UVicStart wireless (unencrypted primarily used to set up one of UVic or eduroam)
  • Wireless setup

Email

File storage

(wireless and off campus users must first connect to vpn.uvic.ca using Cisco Anyconnect)

Printers and photocopiers

(wireless and off campus users must first connect to vpn.uvic.ca using Cisco Anyconnect)

Web page hosting

Computing servers

Social Media

References