Computing Support

Desktop Computing

May 11, 2022


Important note: Please note that, during the non-academic part of UW’s summer schedule (the time period between Summer and Fall quarter from mid-August to late September), our VDI service may be unavailable due to updates and maintenance. What is COE-VDI? Electrical and Computer Engineering has teamed up with the College of Engineering to provide our…

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.