Author Archives: Anders-Budde erichsen

NMBU platform and news

Things to do before implementing the NMBU platform on your computer: Link to download survey form 1) Software Most applications and software in NMBU are installed the “Application Catalog”. In short, Application Catalog is a program that lets you install preapproved software to your NMBU computer all by yourself. To make the software appear in the […]

Add student mail to Gmail

You can add your NMBU mail to Gmail if you are a student. Here is how: 1. Push the cogwheel and choose “Settings”, then “Accounts and Import” then “Add a POP3 mail account you own” 2. Enter your username@nmbu.no then hit “Next Step” 3. Enter the information as in the picture below. Password is your […]

VPN on iPad

1. Go to Settings, then “General” and choose “Add VPN Configuration…” 2. Enter the information as below: Choose PPTP, “Description” You can choose yourself, “Server” must be vpn.nmbu.no, in “Account” enter your username followed  by @nmbu.no, enter your password. Make sure “Send All Traffic” is checked. Hit “Save”. 3. A VPN status then appears and […]

Skype for Business (S4B) – Forward to Trio

To have S4B forward calls to Trio when you are on vaction etc. you have to add the number manually. 1. Open S4B. Click the Settings Wheel, then “Tools” then “Call Forwarding Settings”. 2. Click “(No voice mail. Calls will continuously ring for 20 seconds.)” 3. In the top field choose “New Number or Contact”. […]

Room booking for others

To be able to book room for students or other people without using your own user, you have to add the calendar-profile “Room Booking” in Outlook. To get permission to do that, mail it@nmbu.no. Then follow the steps below. 1. Open Outlook and choose Calendar, bottom left corner. Rightclick “Other Calendars”, choose “Add Calendar”, then […]

Skype for Business (S4B) on Android

Find and install Skype for Business on Play Store. Then open it. To log into Skype for Business, type in your information like in the picture below firstname.lastname@nmbu.no, your password. Choose “Show Advanced Options” and type nmbu\username under “User Name”, then “Sign In”. Then enter your devices phonenumber, then “Continue”. Set “Sync Contacts” to “On”, then continue. Next you will see the Start screen for Skype for Business, […]

Merge UMB mail into your NMBU account

After logging in, click the settings “wheel” besides your name, and choose Options. Then follow the steps like in the picture below: Account -> connected accounts -> + -> Fill in your UMB mail and zone 2 password, then next. A wild error message will appear, then choose IMAP to continue. Under account information fill […]