Getting Started in the Computer Science Labs (ICL?)

Last updated on Wed Sep 7 15:20:11 EDT 2011


When you first use your CS department account, you will need to login to one of several kinds of machines based on the lab you have entered, change your password, configure your account, and access programs to edit and run your programs. The instructions below are divided based on the Instructional Computing Lab (ICL) you are using and the common things you will do to finish setting up things.

Of course the very first step is:
Login with the login name and password on your account sheet.

(Note: Any text in this font is content you would type. Surrounding quotations, if any, are not part of the command unless they are also in this "teletype" font.)

Common Steps --- ICLs 1 2 and 3 (Linux) --- ICL 5 (Mac OSX) --- ICL 6 (PC Windows)


Common Steps

ICLs 1 2 and 3 (Linux)

ICL 5 (Mac OSX)

ICL 6 (PC Windows)