Holiday Gift Guide

Some useful tips for those who have received some new gadgets and tech for the Holidays.

With the Holiday season upon us, you may have received a new computer, phone, tablet or other gadget, that you'll want to get setup for use at WPI.

This guide is designed to help make sure you get your new device up and running as painlessly as possible while you're home for the holidays.


Getting your Device Setup

Email

To setup your WPI Email on your new device you can try these instructions

Patches and Updates

Make sure to run updates on your device to get the latest security patches, features, and bug fixes.

Network Setup

To get online as soon as you're back on campus, you may want to run the wireless setup from off-campus.


Working from Off-Campus

On Campus

While you're away from campus you still have access to many WPI Resources. View our Working from Off-Campus guide for information about which resources and services are available remotely.


Software Resources

Through WPI You have access to a variety of software resources that you may want to consider for your new devices.

Online Store

We provide actively enrolled students access to an online web store to purchase many software titles at discounted prices.

Network Software

Select software titles such as Microsoft Office are available on the WPI campus network for installation.

Software Catalog

Search for software available at WPI. Includes details about versions, installation and location.


WPI Info
What is your Affiliation with WPI?

Include details such as which device(s), your location (on or off campus), how long the issue has been ocurring.