Mac at Massey

OS X. It’s what makes a Mac a Mac.

OS X is the operating system that powers every Mac. Built on a rock-solid UNIX foundation, it’s engineered to take full advantage of what the hardware is capable of. It’s designed to be as easy to use as it is beautiful to look at. It comes with an amazing collection of apps you’ll use — and love — every day. And it enables your Mac and iOS devices to work wonderfully together.

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Enrol in Casper

Get free software! A number of software titles are available via Casper Self Service for free.

Lync for Mac

Get connected and start chatting with Lync for Mac.

Outlook for Mac

Learn how to set up Outlook for Mac and access your Massey email.

Known issues

Have a look at known issues for OS X.

 

Upgraded to Yosemite. Having trouble with shared drives?

Have a look at our known issues for a quick fix!


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Connect to Massey WiFi

Get rid of the cables and go wireless. ITS provides a wireless network service for use with wireless-capable laptops, smartphones, tablets and other devices. Read more.

Map a drive

Keep your files safe and backed up with network storage. Learn how to access a drive that is shared on the Massey Network. Read more.

FollowMe printing

FollowMe printing is Fuji Xerox's solution to allow documents to be submitted for printing and collected from any Fuji Xerox device on the same campus. Read more.

Changing your password

Passwords must meet set criteria and expire after 180 days (6 months). Criteria can be found on the change network password page. Read more.

Working remotely

VPN allows you to connect to Massey remotely. Once you have connected to VPN, you can access your home drive and use Remote desktop. Read more.

Access SMS

The Massey Student Management System (SMS) for Mac users is presented through Microsoft Remote Desktop. Read more.

Connect a projector or second monitor

Head over to apple.com for information on connecting your Mac to an external display. Read more.

Repair disk permissions

Repairing disk permissions can sometimes be useful when there are problems with an application, for example, if it wont start properly. Read more.

Contact the ITS Service Desk

Phone 06-356-9099 ext. 82111 (preferred method)

7:45am - 5pm, Monday to Friday
(excluding Public and University holidays)

Out-of-hours Support


AskIT Self-Service to log a request online (staff)

Email Service.Desk@massey.ac.nz

Full contact details


Other ITS Information

IT Services Dashboard (staff)

Forms

FAQs

Policies

ITS Site Tree


Your Feedback

Please email your comments, suggestions or complaints to us at: Service.Desk@massey.ac.nz.




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