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    Install ArcGIS Desktop on Windows

    Step-by-Step

    Notes: ArcGIS Desktop runs only on Windows machines. In the steps below, the file version number may change as new software is released.

    Using AFS Home Directories

    Details

    If usernames and UIDs are in sync with AFS, and integrated logins have been enabled via PAM, you may choose to use your AFS home directory as your home directory on the local Linux system.

    • To do this, edit your entry in /etc/passwd and change the last (":"-delimited) field to the full path of your AFS home.

    e.g. If your local home is:

    /home/joeuser

    you might change that to:

    Install JMP or JMP Pro on Mac

    Step-by-Step

    The most current version of JMP is 13.

    1. Download the software installers and license file needed for JMP.

    Access DartFS from Windows

    Step-by-Step

    Accessing Your DartFS Private Home Directory Space (named as your Dartmouth NetID)

    1. Click the Start or Windows menu icon (bottom left corner of the desktop).
    2. In the search text field, type Run. In Windows 10, just start typing run if the search field is missing.
    3. Select and click the Run application found towards the top of the menu.

    IDL at Dartmouth

    Details

    IDL (Interactive Data Language) is a complete computing environment for the interactive analysis and visualization of data. IDL integrates a powerful, array-oriented language with numerous mathematical analysis and graphical display techniques. Programming in IDL is a time-saving alternative to programming in FORTRAN or C. You can explore data interactively using IDL commands, then create complete applications by writing IDL programs.

    Stata for Macintosh OS X

    Step-by-Step

    This application is KeyServed and requires KeyAccess be installed on your computer, as well as a connection to the Dartmouth network each time you run Stata. If not on campus, you will need to establish a VPN connection.

    Stata for Windows

    Step-by-Step

    This application is KeyServed and requires KeyAccess be installed on your computer, as well as a connection to the Dartmouth network each time you run Stata.

    Integrating AFS Authentication with Local Login

    Details

    The explicit klog step can be omitted if the system is configured to obtain AFS credentials as part of the standard login process. To do this, the usernames on your local system must match the usernames defined in the AFS user databases.

    Changing Your AFS Password

    Details

    You can change your password from any system that has the Kerberos tools or AFS client installed. The easiest way for Linux users is to login to Polaris, Andes or Discovery and use the command rcpasswd. Here is an example of what that will look like.

    legacy accounts:

    NOTE: Input is NOT VISIBLE
    Changing password for 'username' in cell 'northstar.dartmouth.edu'.
    Old password:                       (nothing echoes)
    New password (RETURN to abort):     (nothing echoes)

    or, recent accounts in RSTOR Kerberos system:

    Install JMP or JMP Pro on Windows

    Step-by-Step

    Annual license installers for Windows contain the files needed to run in 32-bit mode and in 64-bit mode. On 32-bit PCs, the installer will only install 32-bit files. On 64-bit PCs, you will be prompted to install either 32-bit or 64-bit files.

    The 13_0 in the steps below is the version number, which will change in future releases.

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