Listed below are just some of the IT services available to staff who work from home.
All staff who work from home must read and abide by the Remote Working section of the University's IT Regulations to ensure that they comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
The University's IT Regulations state that you must have up to date anti-virus software on any computer used to connect to university services (including Macs).
You can also download MS Office on your home computer for free.
Read the guidelines for using Display Screen Equipment to ensure that your workstation at home is set up correctly.
We recommend that you use Firefox to access all eLearning software from home.
Manage your reading lists using Aspire.
For information about setting up voicemail and changing your passcode, see our telecoms pages.
Visit the IT Service Desk page for service updates and details of how to contact them for support when working from home.
This service does not offer support for fixing home computers.
You will not be able to access any files stored on the hard drive of your staff desktop computer or on local network drives from home.
Use the HR My View system to
All web-based services can be accessed from home, just as you would access them on-campus. These include (but are not limited to):
The following services can not be accessed off-campus:
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