To login to a DIT-issued Windows computer for the first time, an on-campus Ethernet connection with DHCP or campus WiFi is required. If this is not possible, please contact support for assistance with your first login.
The Software Center application will allow you to install applications.
Make Me Admin is an application for Windows that will allow a standard user to be elevated to administrator-level, on a temporary basis.
For more information about the using the Privileges Admin Rights App, please read How To Use Make Me Admin.
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) provides an encrypted and secure connection path from a user's machine to its destination through the public Internet. Using a VPN is recommended when travelling outside of continental North America.
For more information, see Connect to GlobalProtect Virtual Private Network.
To request support for your DIT issued computer or other IT services, please contact the DIT Service Desk.
Please include the UMD asset tag of your computer when requesting support. UMD asset tags are either red or blue and are typically located on the bottom of a laptop.
Phone: (301) 405-1500