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Getting Started with Apple Mac OS X
Getting Started with Microsoft Windows
Getting Started with Linux
Getting Started with Other Mobile Devices

Getting Started with Apple Mac OS X 

Step 1: Please review the Johns Hopkins Network Acceptable Use Policy

http://it.jhu.edu/services/network/resnet/acceptable-use-policy

 

Step 2: Please perform all operating system updates

http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1338

 

Step 3: How to configure your laptop for Johns Hopkins wireless network service

http://it.johnshopkins.edu/services/network/wireless/

 

Optional: Install anti-virus on your computer

It is important to keep your computer protected and to prevent the spread of malware. Johns Hopkins offers free Anti-Virus/Malware to all students, faculty, and staff with no registration or associated renewal fees. For instructions on downloading and installing on your computer, Please visit:

http://www.it.johnshopkins.edu/services/network/resnet/antivirus

 

Getting Started with Microsoft Windows

Step 1: Please review the Johns Hopkins Network Acceptable Use Policy

http://it.jhu.edu/services/network/resnet/acceptable-use-policy

 

Step 2: Please perform all operating system updates

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306525#letmefixit

 

Step 3: Please install anti-virus on your computer

It is important to keep your computer protected and to prevent the spread of malware. Johns Hopkins offers free Anti-Virus/Malware to all students, faculty, and staff with no registration or associated renewal fees. For instructions on downloading and installing on your computer, Please visit:

http://www.it.johnshopkins.edu/services/network/resnet/antivirus

 

Step 4: How to configure your laptop for Johns Hopkins wireless network service

http://it.johnshopkins.edu/services/network/wireless/

 

Getting Started with Linux

Step 1: Please review the Johns Hopkins Network Acceptable Use Policy

http://it.jhu.edu/services/network/resnet/acceptable-use-policy

 

Step 2: Please perform all operating system updates

Follow the directions for your GNU/Linux distribution to get the latest security fixes.

 

Step 3: How to configure your laptop for Johns Hopkins wireless network service

http://it.johnshopkins.edu/services/network/wireless/

 

Getting Started with Other Mobile Devices

Step 1: Please review the Johns Hopkins Network Acceptable Use Policy

http://it.jhu.edu/services/network/resnet/acceptable-use-policy

 

Step 2: How to configure your mobile device for Johns Hopkins wireless network service

http://it.johnshopkins.edu/services/network/wireless/

 

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