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 and Office 365
Install the Office 365 Application Suite on your new device, and configure your WPI email:Install O365WPI EmailConfigure Email on Mobile Device
Patches and Updates
Make sure to run updates on your device to get the latest security patches, features, and bug fixes.Secure Computing
To get online as soon as you're back on campus, you may want to run the wireless setup from off-campus.Network Device Access
Access WPI resources remotely after setting up the VPN on your machine.VPN
Ensure you maintain access to your account by re-establishing your authentication on any new device prior to deactivating the old device.Multi-Factor Authentication
Install academic and other productivity software applications available to faculty, staff, and students. All software available for personal device installation can be reviewed in our Software Library.Software Library
We provide access to an online web store to purchase many software titles at discounted prices.Online Store
If software isn't available for install on your new device, you can still access applications. Be sure to configure Remote Desktop on your new machine.Terminal Services