App of the Week: Pocket

Whether you’re aimlessly browsing online or looking for something in particular on the internet, with Pocket you can now save all the webpages, articles, videos, blogs,and photographs that you’d like to revisit or view later. Pocket is available across all your devices, and so you can be sure that once it’s in your pocket you can…

4 Computers switched off

University IT network down 2nd, 3rd June

The university network will be shut down for essential security work over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. As a result there will be no IT services available in either of the learning centres this Saturday and Sunday, 2 and 3 June. This means you will not be able to log into learning centre PCs or…

Don’t cry over Wifi

by Guest Poster, Corey Stratford. So, it’s your lunch hour and you fancy taking a slice from your student loan in a ritzy café. Sitting comfortably with a cup of the hard stuff you connect to the public Wifi and within seconds you’re getting a ‘light’ dose of Facebook. Well, unless you are technologically paranoid…

Wi-Fi at SHU

There are a large number of Wi-Fi hotspots located around Sheffield Hallam University. You can connect personal devices, such as laptop computers, smartphones and PDAs to these hotspots (as long as you comply with the university IT rules and regulations). You can find out more by searching for “Wi-Fi” on shuspace. Once you’re connected you…

FTP to homespace

Access your homespace on your own computer

When you are using a Sheffield Hallam University managed desktop computer you can access your homespace by going to “My Computer” and double clicking on the “F:” drive. If you have internet access and a compatible computer then you can also access your homespace from off-campus, or on your own laptop when you’re using the…