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One-on-one software assistance

University Systems offers one-on-one assistance to all UVic staff and faculty for computer software. Our friendly and experienced staff will research your request, find a solution that best suits your needs, and schedule a session with you at your work location. We do not provide general software tutorials but will try to redirect you to other resources. Software assistance is available for the following applications:

Who can use this service?

How do I request or access this service?

To arrange for software assistance, please email softhelp@uvic.ca.

To expedite your request, please provide the name of the software that you require assistance with as well as a list of the specific tasks that you would like to accomplish or learn (we assist with specific issues and cannot provide a general tutorial).

What is the cost for this service?

This service is provided free of charge for all academic and administrative departments, excluding Continuing Studies and UVSS.

When is this service available?

This service is available by appointment. One business day's notice is usually required in order to research and schedule your session.

How do I get help with this service?

Email softhelp@uvic.ca for help with this service.