Author Archives: Bård Holtbakk

Print to PullPrint from Linux and Mac

This tutorial describes how to print to PullPrint on a Linux or Mac. First you need the correct printerdriver on Your machine. If you allready have the right driver installed you can continue to “Open the site” Activate CUPS via Terminal: Open the Terminal application. If you are on a Mac you write ‘cupsctl WebInterface=yes’ and […]

Copy data from shared area at UMB to shared area at NMBU

This is a step by step tutorial for copying data from shared area at UMB to shared area at NMBU. Shared area at UMB is found here: \\nmbu.no\Archive\UMB-Felles Shared area at NMBU is located at drive Y: Open Windows Explorer Go to UMB shared area by typing “\\nmbu.no\Archive\UMB-Felles” in address bar and browse to folder/files […]

VPN for Android

This documentation is written for english Android 4.4.4 and this functionality may look different in other Android versions. 1: Go to settings, choose “More” under “Wireless & networks”. 2: Click VPN and plus-icon at top right. 3: Set NMBU as name, PPTP as type, vpn.nmbu.no as Server address, and make sure PPP encrpytion (MPPE) is enabled. Save. 4: Open […]

Remote administration for IT issues

At NMBU we offer remote administration for IT issues if conventional support via telephone does not solve a problem. Remote administration must be coordinated with IT-support. On campus we use Remote Desktop. Off campus we use Teamvewer. To initiate an remote administration session using Teamviewer you must visit the following webpage http://get.teamviewer.com/mp4ag3y Accept to run the application. […]