Computer labs and software

There are computer labs in most buildings on campus. The University also provides the possibility to download software via different companies.

Computer labs

Computers can found in the following buildings: A, D, E, G, Portalen and the library. To enter the labs, you need to have an access card or a code. The application form for access card and codes to computer labs are available in the student web portal: Studentportalen.

Software

All computers in the computer labs have standard software installed, such as MS Office, Adobe CS6 Master collection, 7zip et cetera. Other applications differ depending on if you are in a lab with workstations or thin clients. On his.se/helpit you can find detailed information about what software is available in different labs.

Software downloads

Matlab

Creo

Autodesk

Endnote Web

IT-service

IT Helpdesk 

E-mail: helpdesk@his.se
Phone: 0500-44 88 00
Desk: Building E, first floor (next to Student services)

Opening hours

Desk

June 17-20: 10-12
June 21 - August 18: Closed
August 19-23: 10-12
From August 26th: regular opening hours 10-11.30 and 12.30-14.30

Phone

8-11.30, 12.30-16
Phone line closed Thursdays 8.30-9.30

E-mail

Watched weekdays 8-16

System maintenance

IT service conducts system maintenance once a month, normally Fridays from 8 am to 12 pm. You may experience system errors in all University IT-systems.

Maintenance windows 2019:

  • Jan 11
  • Feb 15
  • Mar 15
  • Apr 12
  • May 17
  • Jun 14
  • Jul 12
  • Aug 16
  • Sep 20
  • Oct 11
  • Nov 15
  • Dec 13