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

Thursday Oct 11th: Helpdesk closes 10:55 for lunch due to staff meeting. Opens again as usual at 12.30

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:

  • Oct 12
  • Nov 16
  • Dec 14