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New Faculty or Staff Computer -- First Login to Windows Computer
There are just a few easy steps to get up and running on a new computer or to log onto to a different campus computer for the first time.
Users are encouraged to log on to a new or reimaged computer the first time ON CAMPUS
logginginto a laptop for the first time, ensure that either a wired connection is plugged in or that the wireless on/off button displays as active (see sample image below). On a desktop, plug in a wired Ethernet connection.
- Enter your campus credentials (username and password). Note: You may have to click to "log on as another user", click an arrow symbol, or just delete a
- Hit the Enter key on your keyboard; please note that the first time a new user logs onto a computer the login process takes a bit longer than usual as the profile is created
- Once the desktop appears the computer is ready for use and can leave campus
Launching Microsoft Outlook for the First Time
Microsoft Outlook will automatically configure itself
foryour campus email. Open Outlook and follow the prompts; accept the defaults. If you are unsure how to launch Outlook, click the Windows key on the keyboard (see image below) and type Outlook, when Outlook appears in the search, highlight Outlook and click the Enter key (Hint: this is a great way to launch other applications as well)
Please see our
KnowledgeBasearticles for Networking Printing (Windows Computers): Installing Campus Printers or Networking Printing (Apple Computers): Installing Campus Printers
Scanning on Printers
Please see our KnowledgeBase articles Network Scanning - Configure scans folder to OneDrive and Network Scanning - How to choose scan folder at Lanier/Ricoh Printer
Connecting to Wireless
StoutSecure, the preferred campus wireless network, should connect automatically
on Domaincomputers. If not, StoutSecure Wireless Network: Connecting on a Windows-based computer
Note: The application will install in the background. Installations will vary on size of applications. If applications says it failed for some
reason, pleasecheck in program menu to see if programis installed and launch.