Information for first year students

When you have registered as a Student we will provide you with a Username and Password that can be used to access Facilities on Campus: NB it can take up to 24 hours before your User Account is active after you register.

Wireless Access
Your User Account will allow you to logon to the Wireless network on Campus ‘Eduroam’
For further information go to: https://www.dkit.ie/computer-services/support-services/computer-services...

Email Access
You also have a College email account which can be accessed by going to https://webmail.dkit.ie
For further information and for tutorials on setting up email on your phone go to: https://www.dkit.ie/computer-services/tutorials/e-mail-tutorials

One Drive
As part of your Email Account you also have Access to your own Online Storage Space in One Drive. To get started login to https://onedrive.dkit.ie . For further information go to: https://www.dkit.ie/computer-services/tutorials/dkit-onedrive

Moodle
Your Account can also be used to log into our Online Educational Resource at https://moodle.dkit.ie  For further information go to: https://www.dkit.ie/computer-services/tutorials/moodle-tutorials

PC Access
Your Account will allow you to logon to any PC located in the Computer Labs or the General Access PCs in the Library. You also have access to your own Storage Space on our Servers on Campus. This is your ‘My Documents’ folder.

IT Support
If you have an IT issue on Campus you can contact Computer Services in one of the following ways:

  1. Raise at ticket at https://helpdesk.dkit.ie
  2. Send an email to helpdesk@dkit.ie
  3. Ring the IT Helpdesk at 042 9370300.
  4. Call to the Local Computer Services Technician in your area.

Managing your Account
We would recommend that you change your password immediately on login by hitting Ctrl-Alt-Del and select Change Password. It is advisable to change your password on a regular basis - usually 90 Days. This password change will affect access to all systems.

Students have two options to change their passwords, either On-Campus or On-Line. Both options are explained in detail, in the following tutorial located at:  https://www.dkit.ie/computer-services/tutorials/passwords/resetting-your...

Software available to Students
Dundalk IT Students are entitled to install Microsoft Office for free via your Email account. To avail of this go to https://officeproplus.dkit.ie . For further information go to: https://www.dkit.ie/computer-services/support-services/computer-services...

Students can also get access to discounted Microsoft and Adobe software by going to https://dkit.onthehub.com and Signing in with their Email address.

Print/Copying services
Print/Copying services are provided by the college shop and managed by IBS/Xerox Ltd. Use your Student ID card to access print services across campus. User instructions are available at print areas. If you require assistance with these services please contact the print engineer located on first floor in the Library. Credit top-up kiosks are available beside print machines in Library, Muirhevna and Carroll building.

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