Tag Archives: Mac

PRO TIP: Setting a preferred wireless network

Find your laptop connecting to NUwave-guest and not NUwave? There is a way to modify your computer’s wifi preferences so that you are always connected to Northeastern’s secure wireless network. Remember if you have myNEU credentials you should only be using NUwave as your wifi network. NUwave-guest is not secured, offers limited access and is […]

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New software available – Spring 2014

Since September 2013, both new and the latest versions of software are now available to the Northeastern community in ITS managed labs, on NUnet machines and for local install: Google Chrome You asked for it and now the popular internet browser is available in more locations, including the InfoCommons! PC – All ITS managed lab machines […]

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Is that InfoCommons computer available? LabMaps now in use

In addition to the upgrades to the InfoCommons, Information Technology Services has now rolled out LabMaps, a system displaying which computer workstations are available and if they are Mac or PC. This effort now makes it easier for members of the Northeastern community to quickly identify how busy the computer lab is and where they would like […]

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Mac Virtual Printing Client update available for Mountain Lion

For Mac users running OS 10.8 (Mountain Lion), the Virtual Printing Client (Pharos) is now available for the latest version of OS X. The software allows users to print in the InfoCommons in Snell Library from anywhere, essentially turning any printer in the library into a Quick Print Station. If you have any pervious version […]

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iLife ’11 is Now Available for NU Community

Apple's latest version of iLife is now available on the Mac computers in the InfoCommons and on faculty and staff NUnet Macs. iLife ’11 is also available for installation on non-NUnet, NU owned Macs. Please contact the Service Desk at 617.373.4357 and request a link to download the software. iLife ’11 has new, advanced features […]

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Mac OS X Lion- Available Soon at NU

As part of Northeastern’s Apple Educational Licensing Program, Mac OS X Lion will soon be available to download for Northeastern owned non-Nunet computers. In the fall, Information Technology Services will also offer Lion for faculty/staff NUnet managed Mac computers. Upgrades to the labs will begin in the late fall, towards the end of the semester. […]

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