Computer labs and software

There are computer labs in most buildings on campus. The University also provides the possibility to download software via different companies.

Computer labs

Computers can found in the following buildings: A, D, E, G, Portalen and the library. To enter the labs, you need to have an access card or a code. The application form for access card and codes to computer labs are available in the student web portal: Studentportalen.

Software

All computers in the computer labs have standard software installed, such as MS Office, Adobe CS6 Master collection, 7zip et cetera. Other applications differ depending on if you are in a lab with workstations or thin clients. On his.se/helpit you can find detailed information about what software is available in different labs.

Software downloads

University students are granted access to Microsoft Imagine, where a number of programs are available for free. Log in with your student account. You can also download ProEngineer, Autodesk and SPSS. More information can be found at www.his.se/helpit.

IT-service

Helpdesk opening hours

Visit: Helpdesk, Building E, second floor

Opening hours

IT-Helpdesk is closed on 2nd of November due to holiday!

Helpdesk: Mo-fri 10:00-11:30 and 12:30-14:30

Telephone: +46 (0)500 - 44 88 00
Mo-fri 08:00-11:30 and 12:30-16:00
Phone line closed Thursdays 08:30-09:30

E-mail: helpdesk@his.se

Guides and instructions online: www.his.se/helpit

System maintenance

IT service conducts system maintenance once a month, normally Fridays from 8 am to 12 pm. You may experience system errors in all University IT-systems.

Remaining maintenance windows 2018:

  • Nov 16
  • Dec 14

Maintenance windows 2019:

  • Jan 11
  • Feb 15
  • Mar 15
  • Apr 12
  • May 17
  • Jun 14
  • Jul 12
  • Aug 16
  • Sep 20
  • Oct 11
  • Nov 15
  • Dec 13