Clemson University File Storage Options

The Clemson Computing and Information Technology (CCIT) organization provide students, faculty, and staff with a variety of file storage options for retaining and sharing institutional data. The options include file storage hosted at Clemson (U:/ and H:/ network drives) as well as storage provided by approved Cloud Vendors (Box, OneDrive, Google Drive).  The table below […]

VPN – Failed to load preferences error

VPN, CISCO AnyConnect, Failed to load preferences error message When attempting to open the VPN client, the following error messages may result: “Failed to load preferences,” or “The VPN client failed to launch the client user interface application.” It appears that there may be corrupt preference files.  If there is more than one user account […]

CCIT Remote Work Information

CCIT has developed guides for our students, faculty, and staff as a primer for technologies to help you succeed while working and studying remotely. Each page will provide an introduction to technologies relevant to you, explain why they are important, and provide resources for getting started with each. However, our most important piece of advice […]

How To: Connect to Clemson VPN

Some Clemson programs and systems require that a computer be located on campus to function properly. To get around this, Clemson has implemented a Virtual Private Network (VPN) for computers that are not on campus. Clemson’s VPN, called CUVPN, functions by routing all of the network traffic on the computer through a secure connection to campus. This makes the computer […]

Computer Name – How to Locate in Windows

To locate your Computer Name in windows Click the Windows Icon (located in the bottom left of the screen) Click the Gear icon (located towards the bottom of the left hand column) Click ‘System’ (top left option) Click ‘About’ (last option in left-hand list) The Device name is displayed under the “Device Specifications” section

How to Turn Off Outlook Offline Mode

Offline Mode prevents Outlook from attempting to send and receive messages over the internet.  You can determine if Outlook is in Offline mode by looking at the bottom right of the Outlook window.  There, it will either say ‘Connected to:  Microsoft Exchange’ or it will say ‘Working Offline’ and list when it was last updated. […]

New location for Cobian Backup

How to Update the backup location for Cobian Backup     Step 1: To access the Cobian software, you will need to double click on the system tray icon. This icon is located in the lower right corner of the screen, near the clock (see Img 1). After you have double clicked the system tray […]

Turn off the initial Novell Login

On the taskbar on the bottom right corner of the screen, right click on the OES Icon (fig. 1) or the Novell icon (fig. 2)       In the menu that pops up, click Client properties (or Novell Properties) at the very bottom of the menu. When the Client/Novell Properties window pops up, click […]

Innovative Millennium software install.

NOTE:  If you try to install Millennium on a computer that is not on Clemson’s campus, you will need to connect to Clemson’s VPN.  Connecting to the VPN will allow access to the H:\ drive as well as Millennium.  Information on how to connect to the VPN can be found here:   The millennium […]