How do I securely FTP to Netspace with my Windows computer?

Bucknell requires the use of a secure FTP program in order to access Netspace from off campus. We recommend using NetSarang Xftp. This article describes how to configure Xftp to connect to Netspace. Download Xftp from NetSarang.com Choose Xftp for the free secure FTP client. When prompted, be sure to choose the Free for Home/School option. Put […]

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Should I shut down my computer every night?

Did you know that your computer may be very busy during the night (or whenever your workday is over)? If you have traditionally turned your computer off when you leave at the end of your day, your computer may need to complete many important tasks while you are using it.  It is a better idea […]

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2018 Desktop & Lab Software

2018 Windows Standard Configuration Operating System: Windows 10 64-bit Unsupported 16-bit applications may no longer work on a 64-bit environment. Pre-Installed Software This software is already installed on all classroom, lab, desktop, and laptop Windows computers. Adobe Reader current Chrome current Firefox current Internet Explorer Microsoft Office Word Excel PowerPoint Project Publisher Visio Browser Plugins […]

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How do I know if Code42 is backing up my computer?

Is Code42 Crashplan working?  Follow these instructions to make sure your computer is backed up to Code42. NOTE: If your backup was working, but has just stopped, restart your computer! If you have a laptop, plug in your network cable before you restart! Click on the Code42 Crashplan icon. The icon may be orange, black, […]

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How do I pause my Code42 backup?

Code42 constantly, automatically backs up your files.  If you are using a low speed or high cost internet connect, you may wish to pause Code42.  For example, if you are using a smartphone or personal mobile wireless access device that does not offer unlimited data, you should pause your backup until you have a faster […]

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What is Code42?

Code42 is the new online automatic backup software for Bucknell University owned computers.  This software provides data backup capability to faculty and staff on desktop and laptop computers. Code42 will be automatically installed and configured on Bucknell owned faculty and staff computers. By default, it will backup all files in the Users directory on Windows […]

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How do I login to Code42 and restore a file?

To login to Code42, open the application from the system tray on a Windows computer (near the clock), the menu bar on a Mac (the bar across the top of the screen) or by running sudo CrashPlanDesktop from the command line on Linux office computers (that have locally stored data). Sign in with your Bucknell […]

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What is Ivanti?

Ivanti Endpoint Manager, powered by LANdesk, is the utility that Bucknell University has chosen to provide software and update delivery, as well as remote support to Bucknell owned Windows computers.  You can expect to see various prompts from Ivanti and LANDesk as Library & IT needs to perform maintenance and management tasks on your Bucknell computer. […]

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What is FireAMP?

FireAMP is an anti-virus software that is installed on Bucknell computers. If you think that your computer may be infected, it is a good idea to run FireAMP to get rid of viruses or malware that may be affecting your computer. Follow the steps below to locate and run FireAMP: Locate FireAMP in the taskbar. […]

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Computer Replacement Schedule

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