FAQ

Who May use the Open Labs at MEC?

What can I use the lab computers to do?

Policy on Appropriate Computer Use:

  • Students may not save on hard disk unless instructed to save in a specific directory.
  • Do not change any of the software or hardware configurations under ANY circumstances.
  • Do not attempt repairs or adjustments on the equipment yourself. If you have a problem, contact one of the Lab Staff or put a note on the monitor indicating that it is malfunctioning.
  • Reproducing computer software without permission violates the U.S. Copyright law.
  • Using computer technology to access other students work without permission is prohibited.
  • Students who violate this policy may be subject to disciplinary action.

See Student Handbook: Section VII: Information Technology Student/ Patron Ethics Agreement and NOVA Computer Use Agreement for complete policy.

OCL Policies 2011

I have an assignment to create a PowerPoint. Can someone help me with this?

What if I have my own laptop -- can I access the network?

How can I print in the Lab?