Information Technology

Personal Network Storage

All students, faculty, and staff are given a personal storage share on the Amherst network. Often called the "U: drive" (because the Windows server logon script maps it to drive letter U:), it provides safe, secure storage for files that you don't need to share with others.

Students' Computers

Because a student's computer is personally-owned, IT does not provide the level of support that it does for College-owned systems. In particular, IT doens't perform any hardware repair on student comptuers. However, the Help Desk does provide diagnostic services and software support for students' computers.

Mac Print to a Network Printer

To set up your Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) or 10.8 (Mountain Lion) computer to print to a department network printer, the process has two parts.

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