Welcome to the School of Informatics!
This short course introduces you to the computing environment at Informatics. Please work your way through it at your leisure.
Each section is followed by a link to more information on our computing help site at computing.help.inf.ed.ac.uk.
The course covers these topics:
To visit each topic, click the links above or on the right.
How to get help with Informatics computing
We hope that computing.help.inf.ed.ac.uk will answer most of your questions, but if you need to contact Informatics computing support, here's how to do it:
- Fill in this online form. Your message will go into a ticket system, and we will reply via email.
- If you need to speak to us in person you can find us in Room 2.07 in the Informatics Forum.
You can also find this information at computing.help.inf.ed.ac.uk/help-desk.
For services which are not specific to Informatics - for example mail or wifi - please get help from EdHelp.
Enjoy the course!
The Informatics computing support team 😀