IT Services

Tutorials

Detailed tutorials
Audiences
Student
Staff member
Everybody

Student

Info package for a new student
This tutorial contains information and links to web services you need as a new student.

Staff member

No section

Creating a workspace to Optima
Instructions for creating Optima workspace: how to use tools in Optima, how to add material

Workstation: Windows

Software Center on Windows workstations (staff only)

Everybody

Data security

Antivirus Software (Microsoft Security Essentials)
A guide for installing Microsoft Security Essentials antivirus software and removing an older antivirus program. Windows 7 has been used as an example but this guide is also suitable for other Windows operating systems.

Mobile Devices: Nokia

Wireless local area network on Nokia smart phones
WLAN on Nokia smart phones. You are guided by screen shots on how to do the right settings for connecting to the wireless local area network (WLAN). On the Symbian 3 system the PAP security option is possible.

Networks and remote connections

Problems with network connection
If you have problems with your connection, here are some things you should check out before contacting advisory service. If you succeed to locate the problem, you might be able to fix it all by yourself (also the next time when the same problem occurs) or hasten counselling and repairing the problem, for all the options don't have to be talked through with the counsellor.

Networks and remote connections: Remote services

Remote access to the JYU network: VPN connection on Windows
Remote access to the JYU network: VPN connection on Macintosh
With VPN connection you can connect to the JYU network, enabling remote access to services that otherwise cannot be accessed outside of the JYU network. For example, network drives (e.g. U-drive) can be accessed remotely. This guide helps you to install and use the VPN client on a Macintosh-computer.
Apple Macintosh & network drives
Data transfer between Macintosh and University network drives

Networks and remote connections: VPN

Remote access to the JYU network: VPN connection on Windows
Remote access to the JYU network: VPN connection on Macintosh
With VPN connection you can connect to the JYU network, enabling remote access to services that otherwise cannot be accessed outside of the JYU network. For example, network drives (e.g. U-drive) can be accessed remotely. This guide helps you to install and use the VPN client on a Macintosh-computer.
Apple Macintosh & network drives
Data transfer between Macintosh and University network drives
VPN connection on the Linux system

Networks and remote connections: WLAN

Wireless network (WLAN / Wi-Fi) settings for Mac OS X
How to login to the JYU wireless network (jyu-student & jyu-staff) and to eduroam
Wireless network (WLAN / Wi-Fi) on Windows
Tutorial for using the JYU wireless network (jyu-student & jyu-staff) as well as eduroam
WLAN - Wireless Network
University of Jyväskylä has a wireless campus network. Network can be used by anyone with valid user account to university computers.
Wireless local area network on Nokia smart phones
WLAN on Nokia smart phones. You are guided by screen shots on how to do the right settings for connecting to the wireless local area network (WLAN). On the Symbian 3 system the PAP security option is possible.
Wireless guestnet network
Wireless guestnet network of University of Jyväskylä. The guestnet netrwork is for visitors of University. Staff and students of University use services of staff and student subnets
VPN connection on the Linux system

Software

Wireless local area network on Nokia smart phones
WLAN on Nokia smart phones. You are guided by screen shots on how to do the right settings for connecting to the wireless local area network (WLAN). On the Symbian 3 system the PAP security option is possible.

User accounts

Your own homepage
Anybody with a user account to Jyunet workstations can have their personal www-pages on the university's www-server users.jyu.fi.

Workstation

Problems with network connection
If you have problems with your connection, here are some things you should check out before contacting advisory service. If you succeed to locate the problem, you might be able to fix it all by yourself (also the next time when the same problem occurs) or hasten counselling and repairing the problem, for all the options don't have to be talked through with the counsellor.

WWW

Problems with network connection
If you have problems with your connection, here are some things you should check out before contacting advisory service. If you succeed to locate the problem, you might be able to fix it all by yourself (also the next time when the same problem occurs) or hasten counselling and repairing the problem, for all the options don't have to be talked through with the counsellor.

WWW: Home pages

Your own homepage
Anybody with a user account to Jyunet workstations can have their personal www-pages on the university's www-server users.jyu.fi.