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    VPN Client for Mobile Devices


    Dartmouth uses an application that requires software be installed on the device before the VPN connection is tried. The product is named F5 Access; older versions are named Big-IP Edge Client.

    Before you begin

    Make sure you have removed any old VPN clients from your computer. The old Juniper VPN and Junos Pulse system should be entirely removed from your device before you can install and use the F5 Access Client. Make sure to look for an remove Juniper, Junos Pulse and Network Connect.

    A to Z Index of Downloads for Macintosh



    DartAlert is part of a campus-wide communications system that Dartmouth would utilize in the event of an emergency. AlertUs is the application that allows Dartmouth's authorized personnel to relay important emergency alert information to your computer screen.

    Mac OS X

    IT Help for Professional and Graduate Schools

    Applies To

    Faculty, staff and students in the Professional and Graduate Schools

    Installing EQS


    Dartmouth no longer provides an enterprise license for EQS from Multivariate Software. Individual EQS licenses must be purchased and renewed for those requiring the software.

    Installing GreenPrint on Linux


    1. Open a browser and navigate to http://localhost:631. If you receive a 404 error, CUPS is not correctly installed.
    2. Click administration and add printer. For the port type select LPD/LPR. (These menus will vary in different versions of CUPS, but in principle are the same).
    3. In the connection URI field enter ldp://

    MyFiles and OneDrive when leaving Dartmouth


    When you leave Dartmouth, any files stored in your MyFiles space or the OneDrive space attached to your account will no longer be available to you. Prior to leaving, make sure to copy any files you will need after Dartmouth to a location you have access to from a non-Dartmouth account.

    "Could not reconnect all network drives" error


    Incoming Students Computer Minimum Hardware Requirements


    The minimum hardware requirements for the class of 2022 are as noted below. We believe that starting with a computer that meets these minimum requirements will enable students to have a useful computer for their four years at Dartmouth.

    Macintosh Computers

    • Hard Drive Size: 256 GB
    • RAM: 8 GB or more
    • Operating System: Macintosh OS X 10.12 or higher

    Windows Computers

    Protect Your Computer from Malware


    To minimize the chance of your computer being infected by a virus or other type of malware, we strongly recommend you have a malware protection program installed on your computer, and that it be set to scan any floppy, CD, or file you download from the Web.


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