Computing Support

Desktop Computing

May 11, 2022


What is COE-VDI? Electrical and Computer Engineering has teamed up with the College of Engineering to provide our students access to the COE-VDI, which is a virtual desktop infrastructure similar to our former remote desktop server. Learn more about the COE-VDI here. Connecting to COE-VDI There are two ways to connect to the COE-VDI. The…

Using UW Kerberos Authentication with a Local Mac Account

These are instructions for getting Kerberos to play nicely with Mac running OS X 10.8 “Mountain Lion” or newer.

Moving Files To/From an ECE Server

This document explains how to securely transfer files between your computer and an ECE server – in this case, a web server. The examples use the free program WinSCP. Mac OS X users can use Fugu or FileZilla (both are free) to accomplish this.

Microsoft Software for ECE Faculty, Staff, and Students

The UW Microsoft Campus Agreement makes certain Microsoft software packages available to students, faculty, and staff either for free or at a very reduced price.