Student Computer Configuration
In order for a computer to connect to the Furman University network, it must meet certain software and hardware requirements. You can save yourself some time this Fall by getting your computer ready before you come to campus. Before you begin the process outlined below, make sure that your computer meets our minimum requirements
These steps will prepare your computer for Bradford Campus Manager
registration when you arrive on campus. Read more if you are interested in knowing how Furman protects the network to create a safe computing environment.
THESE QUICK START STEPS MUST BE COMPLETED SO THAT YOUR COMPUTER CAN CONNECT TO THE FURMAN NETWORK!
The Quick Start steps above should work well if your computer is clean of viruses and malware. If these steps do not result in a quick set up and you have a Windows computer, follow the steps below to manually disinfect your computer and set up the wireless
ITS Video Library
1) disinfect your computer
2) set up wireless
- The ITS Video Library has videos demonstrating how to complete operating system updates and configure your computer for the FU wireless network.
After completing the certification process, if you have trouble connecting to the network, bring your computer to the Multimedia Commons, lower level of Duke Library. ITS staff is available to assist during these times:
Friday August 23, 1:00 - 7:00
Saturday August 24, 1:00 - 7:00
Sunday August 25, 1:00 - 5:00
Monday August 26, 9:00 - 9:00
If you bring a laptop to the library for support, you must also bring the power adapter. If you have a tower that's all you need to bring, we'll have the keyboard, mouse, monitor and power cable.
Information Technology Services staff will offer support to freshmen on Friday and Saturday. All students are invited to bring computers for support on Sunday and Monday.