Category Archives: IT-documentation

IT-documentation

Shutdown of Skype 7 (Employees)

Microsoft has decided to discontinue Skype 7 due to a newer version 8. This will take place  from November 1st and beyond. Read more about why here. This applies to normal Skype , not Skype for Business, you can read about the differences between these two here. IT NMBU will therefore start rolling out new […]

Home Office – Android

To connect to the Remote services offered at NMBU you first need to download Microsoft Remote Desktop from Play Store. . Open the browser on your phone and go to https://portal.nmbu.no. Sign in using your NMBU-credentials. Select authentication with OTP to access all remote services offered. Once you have signed in you can select the service […]

Home Office – iOS

To connect to the Remote services offered at NMBU you first need to download Microsoft Remote Desktop from AppStore. Open the browser on your phone and go to https://portal.nmbu.no. Sign in using your NMBU-credentials. Select authentication with OTP to access all remote services offered. Once you have signed in you can select the service you want. […]

Home Office – Linux

What is special about Linux? Linux, traditionally, has had worse support for the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) than Windows and OS X/macOS due to a smaller user base, less interest from Microsoft to ensure support and alternative protocols for connecting to Linux-environments. What is special about portal.nmbu.no and the RDP-files found there? Portal.nmbu.no uses Remote […]

Portal NMBU

What is portal.nmbu.no? Portal is a collection of services offered by the IT department at NMBU and enables improvements such as Easier authentication, one sign-in for several services More secure sign-in with two-factor authentication and access logs Improved end-user experience The intention of the IT department is that any service that can be delivered through […]

NMBU Portal

What is portal.nmbu.no? Portal is a collection of services offered by the IT department at NMBU and enables improvements such as Easier authentication, one sign-in for several services More secure sign-in with two-factor authentication and access logs Improved end-user experience The intention of the IT department is that any service that can be delivered through […]

Spam in Outlook

As emails come in, our spam-filter will determine whether the email is legitimate or not. All messages marked as spam will appear in your Junk Email folder with title “SPAM DETECTED». Junk settings Right-clicking on any message allow you to decide which messages are junk. Block Sender This will block the email address and move […]

MATLAB for students

This is a guide for students who want to install Matlab on a personal computer. You do not need special permisson from your teacher to install the program, but you do need to show up personally at the Computer Service to get yourself a license code. The installation file you download yourself from Matlabs homepage […]