Resident’s Help Portal

Connect your laptop to the NCEAS network

Ethernet: Plug in a cable, most computers will auto-configure the network setttings using dhcp.
Wifi: Ask for the WiFi password and follow the instructions here: How to connect to the NCEAS wireless network



See our list of printers to find one close to you and follow the setup instructions.

Network Storage

You have a personal storage area on our servers called home directory available for your files and data. If you want to have your data backed up automatically or would like to access them from any computer just move them to this directory.

Common computers and laptop loans

Located in our Vislab (room_331) are several shared computers that are hooked up to the Internet and available for your use. These Windows and Macintosh computers feature a broad array of Internet, Office, Graphics, and Scientific/Analytical application software. If you cannot locate the package that you need, please ask one of the computing support staff for assistance. We also have available a limited number of Windows and Mac Laptops that can be loaned out.

Remote communication

We have a number of audio/video and phone conferencing systems available for use upon request (contact Thomas or Nick).

High Performance Computing

NCEAS has a high performance analytical server available for use by residents.