At a Glance
Central Software
CityVoD - CSC Forum Archive
Software List on CSC Student LAN

Location and Floor Plan of the CSC Teaching Studio Areas
Opening Hours of the CSC
Systems Maintenance Schedule
List of Blocked Network Cards / IP Addresses
List of CSC Representatives
List of Departmental Network Administrators
Staff Computer Courses
CSC e-Forms
Submit CSC Work Req.
Req. for Printing
Req. for Dump / Restore
Teaching Studio Booking / Cancellation
Email Alias Application
Apply for a New Domain Name
Remove an Existing Domain Name
Modify the Hosting of an Existing Domain Name
Useful Links
IT Information for Students
IT Information for Staff
IT Information for Alumni
Got any questions, comments or suggestions? Contact the editors at
Issue 43 - March 2005

Identity Management: behind the scenes
The community of City University is expanding not just in the increasing number of student, alumni and staff, but also diverse relationships with the University such as prospective students/staff, visiting scholars, exchange students, retired staff, etc. Moreover it is common to have multiple roles and changing roles. Identity Management is definitely the direction for...

University Services Enquiry

The University offers its students a range of facilities and services to provide a better learning environment and to support whole person development.
The provisions of such facilities and services vary according to the student categories...

Computer Account Management is at Your Service

The Computing Services Centre (CSC) offers a variety of IT services to the students and helps manage a lot other services jointly supported by the cooperative efforts of administrative and/or academic departments...

New and Improved

Deployment of Windows XP Service Pack 2
As publicized in the article "Delayed Deployment of Windows XP Service Pack 2 (WinXP SP2)" (Network Computing, Issue 41 - September 2004), WinXP SP2 is more than just a series of bug fixes but significant changes to the security protection mechanism...

Upgrade of Teaching Studio L Completed
Due to continuous increase in student numbers and demand for Teaching Studios with larger capacity, the CSC has doubled the number of PC workstations in Room L making it possible to support 60 students doing computer practical exercises simultaneously...

X-Win32 Replaces SunRay Thin Clients

X-Win32 (X-Server for PC) is a Microsoft Windows program that will turn a PC into an X Window System server. It will allow X client programs located on other computers (usually UNIX) to display the output at your PC using the MIT X11 protocol...

User Education

The Importance of Protecting Your Password
In the light of the surging hacking attacks, security protection has become the top priority in all data centres worldwide. With our repeated plea for help and cooperation, some of our users apparently still cannot understand the importance of a good password practice...


Current & Back Issues
Search Articles
Microsoft Windows10
Microsoft Windows 7
Office 365 ProPlus
Microsoft Office 2013
Microsoft Office 2010
Internet Explorer 11
Internet Explorer 9
Email Services
Confidential Email
Wireless LAN
Virtual Desktop Service (VDS)
USB Flash Drive
CityU SMS (for Department)
CityU SMS (for Staff & Student)
iPad (iOS 5.x)
Wiping a Mobile Device
Wiping Mass Storage Device
Handling Handheld Smart Devices for Service Maintenance, Recycling Use, and Disposal
Staff Account Renewal
Changing Local Administrator Password
McAfee Endpoint Security
Full Scan of Your Computer for Concealed Computer Virus
Computer Warranty Scheme Software Copyright Declaration and Compliance Observation
Technical Guides
AV Facilities User Guide
Connecting to Wireless LAN (WiFi)
VPN Connection Setup Guide BitLocker To Go User Guide
Copyright© Computing Services Centre, City University of Hong Kong. Best viewed in 1024x768 with IE. Javascript enabled. Last modified on Friday June 29 2018 .