Desktop Support Services
The resources provided below are to help you to keep your computer running safely and efficiently. For additional technical support please contact the UIT Service Desk.
A Virtual Private Network [VPN] establishes a secure connection between a remote location on a public network (e.g. your home computer) and a private network (e.g. MSU network) by encrypting the traffic between locations. Visit VPN for Secure Remote Access page for instructions.
Instructions for using Windows Remote Desktop to connect to a desktop computer or server from a remote location.
Information about LANDesk (version 9.0), the campus patch management software, that includes instructions for agent installation and agent-less inventory and vulnerability scanning.
Information about preparing your IT equipment for disposal that includes free utilities available for wiping hard drives.
Frequently asked questions about good password practices.