Protect and clean your computer

Before you use your computer on campus, follow the instructions below to set up your computer securely. After following these instructions, you will reasonably protect your computer from viruses and security breaches. Moreover, these instructions will ensure compliance with the University's computer-related policies.

Click your device's operating system below for how-to instructions specific to your system.

Windows 8
Windows 7
Windows Vista

Mac OS 10.8+
Mac OS 10.7 (Lion)
Mac OS 10.6 (Snow Leopard)

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Not sure which version of Windows or Mac OS your computer is running?