Google Drive for Staff: We all need more tools, and importantly, more space to store the information.

30-09-2021

Living in the "information age" suggests, we are increasingly using more information in more ways to get more things done. We all need more tools, and importantly, more space to store the information,

New staff members are automatically registered on the NWU network and provided with a NWU number.

22-09-2021

Staff members are automatically registered on the NWU network and provided with a NWU number once their record has been processed by Human Capital. Click to download pdf.

Password Management: Your password expires every 90 days. Follow these steps.

16-09-2021

Your password expires every 90 days. You then have to change your password. This is the password you use in conjunction with your NWU# to gain access to the majority of IT services.

DIY Services Guest Registration: the guest will be assigned a NWU number and network password and have access to the internet, eFundi and NWUWIFI.

10-09-2021

Purpose

The purpose of the Guest Registration App is to provide guests with access to IT services. Upon successful registration, the guest will be assigned a NWU number and network password and have
access to the internet, eFundi and NWUWIFI. Additional IT services are also available and can be selected during the registration process. Any employee may register a guest, but the registration

Reminder to complete your Conflict of Interest.

16-07-2021

Reminder to complete your Conflict of interest:  In terms of the University’s Conflict of Interest Policy every employee must make a full declaration of all outside interests that they may have, whether the interest is of a business or financial nature, fiduciary role or an interest which may relate to anemployee’s duty as employee of the University.  Click the image to download the interactive PDF.

Citrix (PC Lab virtualisation) work from anywhere, it allows uninterrupted work on almost any modern device.

25-06-2021

The NWU has put considerable effort into establishing a facility that delivers virtual Desktops pre-loaded with relevant software to allow
uninterrupted work on almost any modern device -  a PC, tablet, or even smartphone - with an internet connection at any time.
Click to view downloadable pdf.

Printing: This service provides secure printing on the NWU network printers.

28-05-2021

This service provides secure printing on the NWU network printers.   Click to download interactive pdf.  Alternatively, visit the site http://services.nwu.ac.za/it/sc/printing

 

Microsoft’s antivirus software provides protection of Windows workstations against virus attacks and malware intrusions.

21-05-2021

Microsoft’s antivirus software provides protection of Windows workstations against virus attacks and malware intrusions.  Microsoft Security Essentials is used for Windows 7 and Microsoft Defender is used for Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10.  Click to download interactive pdf.  Alternatively, visit the site http://services.nwu.ac.za/it/sc/antivirus-software

This service provides access to the official NWU templates for MSWord, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint.

14-05-2021

NWU Templates for MS Office

This service provides access to the official NWU templates.  Click to download interactive pdf. Alternatively visit the site http://services.nwu.ac.za/it/sc/nwu-templates-office

PostGrad Templates: This service provides a MS Word Postgraduate template for creating a Dissertation/Mini Dissertation/Thesis.

07-05-2021

This service provides an MS Word Postgraduate template for creating a Dissertation/Mini Dissertation/Thesis.  Click to download interactive pdf. Alternatively visit the site http://services.nwu.ac.za/it/sc/nwu-templates-postgraduate

Motivational Tuesday 2021 - 4th Edition: See what our NWU staff members have to say.

06-05-2021

Click to visit The Motivational Tuesday's FB page.

The importance of Information Technology's Cyber Security Awareness campaigns

30-04-2021

To access this interactive pdf, click here.  You may also Link to the EISH! Article here

 

IT Services for guests: New at NWU? See which IT services is available to you.

23-04-2021

Are you a visitor to NWU?  Please see which services are at your disposal. And where to find help if you are experiencing problems with any of our IT services. Alternatively download the interactive pdf here.

Google Drive for Students: Every student has a NWU Google drive that gives access to secure cloud storage.

16-04-2021

Every student has a NWU Google drive that gives access to secure cloud storage. Access to your file,s photos, videos and more will be available anywhere. Click here to download interactive PDF.

Google Drive for Staff: This service involves the use of Google drive.

09-04-2021

This service involves the use of Google drive. To find out more; Click to download pdf, or alternatively click image to visit the site.

This service involves the installation and provisioning of an Afrikaans spellchecker for Microsoft Office.

01-04-2021

  This service involves the installation and provisioning of an Afrikaans spellchecker for Microsoft Office. To find out more; Click to download pdf, or alternatively click image to visit the site.    

Citrix (PC Lab virtualisation) work from anywhere, it allows uninterrupted work on almost any modern device.

26-03-2021

The NWU has put considerable effort into establishing a facility that delivers virtual Desktops pre-loaded with relevant software to allow
uninterrupted work on almost any modern device -  a PC, tablet, or even smartphone - with an internet connection at any time.
Click to view downloadable pdf.

Student Registration: Students are automatically registered on the NWU network...

19-03-2021

Students are automatically registered on the NWU network and provided with an NWU number when they register at Academic Administration. Click image to link to pdf.

 

 

New at NWU? Which IT Services is available ? Staff members are automatically registered on the NWU network...

05-03-2021

Staff members are automatically registered on the NWU network and provided with a NWU number once their record has been processed by Human Capital. Click to download PDF

 

 

Trouble accessing your device from home

26-02-2021

Please read the notice below for more information on this topic. Click to access the approved NWU Financial Policy.

IT Service Catalogue downloadable pdf version

23-02-2021

This brochure aims to showcase the various IT services. It will further attempt to introduce you to the multiple services available to your disposable. Upon opening these links, you will find how
these IT services can make your life easier!  Click to download pdf

PASSWORD MANAGEMENT: New to the NWU? You will receive your NWU number, your password is set to your RSA ID number@Nwu

19-02-2021

When you are new to the NWU and receive your NWU number, your password is set to your RSA ID number@Nwu, or in the case of international students, your passport number@Nwu eg 1234567890123@Nwu. You then have to change your password.  Click to download PDF version.

GUEST REGISTRATION: Provide guests with access to IT services.

19-02-2021

The purpose of the Guest Registration App is to provide guests with access to IT services. Upon successful registration, the guest will be assigned a NWU number and network password and have access to the internet, eFundi and NWUWIFI. Additional IT services are also available and can be selected during the registration process. Click to download pdf version.