ECE Computer Support FAQ Page

Printing

What is my printing quota?
Students enrolled in ECE courses are allowed up to 250 pages per quarter for their ECE coursework.

How do I get more printer quota?
To augment your printing quota for your ECE coursework, purchase a ream of paper. Submit the ream and a receipt to ECE Computer Support. 200 pages will be added to your print quota.

If I do not exhaust my print quota for the quarter, does it carry over to the next quarter?
No.

Can I print duplex in the computer labs?
Yes, LJ2107 is a duplex printer.

Wireless Access

Can I add my laptop to the wireless network?
Yes, please submit a network request form at: www.ece.ucdavis.edu/support/netaccess.html

Can I add my mobile device to the wireless network?
Yes, please submit a network request form at: www.ece.ucdavis.edu/support/netaccess.html

ECE Computing Account

My account doesn't work in 2112 Kemper Hall.
Accounts for our Windows labs are created only for specific courses: EEC10, EEC136, EEC152, EEC157B, EEC172, EEC195.

My account doesn't work in 2107 Kemper Hall.
If you are enrolled in an ECE, then an ECE computing account was created for you prior to the start of the academic quarter. Please ask your TA for your login credentials.

MISC

How can I get Microsoft Office?
The low cost option to obtain MS Office as a student is to purchase the application from Software House International. www.ece.ucdavis.edu/support/software/self.html

Can I borrow your stapler?
An electric stapler is provided for your use in 2107 Kemper Hall

Firefox says I already have an open session. Can you help?
You will need to delete two files. The two commands are below:

  • cd ~/.mozilla/firefox/*.default
  • rm -rf .parentlock lock