University of California, Riverside

Engineering Systems

Available Tutorials

Windows 8

A quick look at some of the important features of Windows 8.

Remote Desktop via VPN

This tutorial explains how to establish a connection with the college via VPN in order to use remote desktop.

Connect to the Computational Servers

This tutorial explains how to:

  • Run Matlab
  • Run Cadence
  • Run Mathematica (Linux users click here)
  • Forward your email to another address
  • Check your account quota

Setting Up an Email Client

This tutorial explains how to set up an Outlook client to access your engineering mail.

Using WinSCP

This tutorial explains how to setup WinSCP and perform file operations.

Mapping your Home Directory (Windows)

This tutorial explains how to map your Home Directory. You will need to establish a VPN connection first

Setting Up a Virtual Machine and Installing Windows or Linux

This tutorial explains how to set up a virtual machine and install Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, or any flavor of Linux.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

College Information

Engineering Systems
Bourns Hall A344/308


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