Category: Private device

Install an Adobe product (private device) Windows

Back to Software Adobe (If you do not have a licence for “Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps CC DC” yet, please order it in our IT-Shop. See these instructions!) Open https://account.adobe.com/ in a browser Situation Action https://account.adobe.com/ Enter username@ethz.ch as Email address and click Continue Repeat username@ethz.ch, enter your ETH password (mail) and click Sign in Click View plan Click Download Click Install for the desired procuct Click OK Check “Remember my choice for aam […]

Windows: Map network drive

Accessing Shares Find your group share here. Address of your personal folder:  Windows: \\gess-fs.d.ethz.ch\home$\[username] Open “File Explorer” next to the “Start” button.   Select “Computer”. In order to connect to a folder click on “Map network drive” at the top of the window. Alternatively you can right click on “This PC” in the sidebar and select “Map network drive…”. A new window pops up where you can enter the path to your network drive into […]

MacOS: Connect to a remote folder

Accessing Shares Find your group share here. Address of your personal folder:  Mac: smb://gess-fs.d.ethz.ch/home$/[username] In the Finder, choose Go > “Connect to Server.” Type the network address for the folder in the Server Address field: NOTE: For Mac-Os Version prior to 10.6 you need the UNC path (according NAS nomenclature)   Enter your user account in the authentication window. Be sure to match the form d\nethz username (can be entered by pressing shift-alt-7).  

Add a printer (Windows)

Please note: Printing a page in color costs D-GESS 6 Rp/page, while a page in Black&White costs 1 Rp/page only!! Therefore, we strongly recommend to set the default of our printer preferences to Black&White (see further below). Please also have a look at print.ethz.ch There, you can make a webprint and also check your printing costs, even the environmental costs of your print activity! Printers Here you find your printer. Instructions Windows 10 Go to the search […]

Printer options (Mac)

For Nashuatec printers: Default modes are: colour – black and white; no staples and no punches Webprinting – Firefox and Safari Choose below the “Orientation” in the dropdown menu “Printer Features” In the dropdown menu of the “Feature Sets” you can set different printer options. E.g. with “Basic” you have the option to choose between color printing or black-white printing. Select your prefered printing mode in the “Color Mode”.   To get to the options […]