Student IT support moved to the DTU Library. Latex support remains in 125D/308

What is it about?

When you are new to the IT systems at DTU, it can be hard to navigate around. These exercises serve as a good introduction to the overall system, and the things that you are probably going to use the most.

The exercises are structured as small self-contained sections compiled into a PDF file. You can find links to the exercises at the bottom of this article.

A quick overview of what the exercises go through:

  • Getting access to the internet/wifi through eduroam/DTU
  • Downloading programs from
  • Running programs from the G-bar via ThinLinc
  • Transferring files from and to your local computer to your DTU home drive, via SFTP using FileZilla



If you are looking for the slides and exercises from the introductory lecture on "IT & Computers at DTU" then the slides can be found here danish/english.

Exercises: Gbar Introduction Exercises (English)



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