Available To: Faculty, Staff, Students
Northern Arizona University supports and maintains operating systems for both Mac's and PCs.
Software and Operating System Support Policy
How to check your operating system for software and system repair.
Learn more about Windows 8, the latest Operating System (OS) provided by Microsoft.
Training & Documentation
Saving Important Data
(If there is more than one person who logs on to the computer, EACH person will need to log on and save their data.)
Determine where you will store your data. The very best place to
keep data is on your H drive (a.k.a. Home drive). This server
Students are strongly encouraged to ensure that the computer they bring on campus meets the requirements for support established by NAU Information Technology Services.
Check operating system requirements for installation of both Windows OS and Mac OS X.
How to restore files and documents on Home Drives for Faculty & Staff, and how to restore files and documents on NAUShares.
Here are some general guidelines to help you determine if your computer can be upgraded.