How I do check out an SPSS license for offline use?
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Follow these instructions to check out an SPSS license for offline use. This will allow you to use SPSS for a set period of time without contacting the SPSS license server, or connecting to the UBC network. Requirements: To check out an SPSS... Read More
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The following article summarizes the Microsoft Imagine program details as applied to the UBC Okanagan campus. What is Microsoft Imagine? Microsoft Imagine is a Microsoft initiative that supports technical education by providing access to Microsoft... Read More
UBC Malware Protection Software Upgrade to Cisco AMP 2020
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Cisco Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) is now the recommended and preferred anti-virus solution for all computers at UBC. This solution will replace Sophos Antivirus (AV) for all UBC supported desktops and laptops, with the UBC Sophos... Read More
Campus Wide Software Landing Page
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What is Campus Wide Licensed Software? Campus Wide licensed software is software that can be installed at no-cost on UBC provided equipment; However, each piece of software may have a different installation procedure. Some pieces... Read More
Campus Wide Software Licenses
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This article summarizes the available campus-wide software licenses at the Okanagan campus. Campus Wide Campus wide licenses may only be installed on IT, Media and Classroom Services managed systems. Some products are available for self-service... Read More
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Connect is the unofficial class information site that contains information such as: Lecture Notes Quizes Unofficial marks It is used by both Vancouver and Okanagan campuses with a much higher uptake on the Okanagan campus. In order to access... Read More
CrowdStrike Falcon Sensor Malware Protection for Users at Higher Risk
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Cisco Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) is now the recommended malware protection solution for the majority of UBC computers, however, some users have been identified as being at higher risk of attack by the UBC Cybersecurity Team. These users will... Read More
Faculty Service Centre Troubleshooting
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The Faculty Service Centre or FSC is the official site used by instructors and administrators to access class lists and submit grades, curriculum management and scheduling and email students. New faculty members or instructors need to apply for... Read More
How can students and faculty access Camtasia Studio or Snagit licensing?
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Students, faculty, and staff who wish to download and install Camtasia or SnagIT on their own equipment [Mac or PC] can follow these instructions. If you have equipment that is fully supported by ITServices, you can optionally contact us and we will... Read More
How do I get access to free student credits with Microsoft Azure?
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Microsoft Azure is a virtual server platform service. Students are allowed to access certain features of Microsoft Azure at no cost. For more information about Microsoft Azure benefits through Microsoft Imagine, please visit Azure for Microsoft... Read More
How do I get access to Microsoft Imagine?
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Microsoft Imagine is a Microsoft Program that supports technical education by providing access to Microsoft software for learning, teaching and research purposes. This program was previously known as DreamSpark. Follow these instructions to obtain... Read More
How do I increase the maximum duration of my SPSS offline license?
Viewed 2493 times since Tue, Jun 13, 2017
Follow these instructions to increase the maximum duration of your SPSS offline [commuter] license from the default 7 days to the maximum of 30 days. Requirements: To increase your maximum commuter license duration, you must: Have a network-licensed... Read More
How do I install campus-licensed software on a computer running OSX?
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This article describes how to self-install campus-licensed software on supported computers running OSX. For instructions on installing campus-licensed software on supported computers running Windows, please see How do I install campus-licensed... Read More
How do I obtain access to the Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP) software?
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General Information This article will explain eligibility and how to obtain UBC Home Use Program (HUP) Microsoft Office 365 software. This software is provide at a 30% discount. Eligibility All active employees with a valid @ubc.ca email... Read More