Computer Basics

The resources below answer basic questions, including those regarding setting up computers, electronic storage availability, saving to TU computers and more.

Electronic Storage Quotas (PDF)
Have you ever wondered how much storage you have available to you through the various technologies at Towson University? This document will summarize the various quotas for these technologies (including Outlook .pst files, your H drive, and WebEx recording space).

PrinterLogic: Adding a Printer (PDF) & Adding a Printer (VIDEO)
PrinterLogic allows you to install printers with a few clicks. This self-help document will help you get started adding a printer, setting a default printer and changing printer preferences.

Printing to a Network Printer (VIDEO)
This video steps you through the process of connecting to a network printer on campus including locating a printer name.

Printing to a Network Printer with a Code (VIDEO)
If your printer has a budget code, you will need to configure your computer for printing. Watch the video for instruction.

Saving to TU Computers Quick Steps (PDF)
This self-help document will provide general instructions for saving files to either an H: drive or a personal flash drive when using a Towson University Computer.

Saving to TU Computers (PDF)
This self-help document will provide in depth instructions for saving files to either an H: drive or a personal flash drive when using a Towson University Computer.

Setting Up a PC (VIDEO) 
If you are moving office, you will need to setup your PC in the new location. This quick self-help video will guide you through the setup process.

Installing a Webcam: Logitech HD Pro (plug and play) (PDF)
When using Web conferencing software such as Lync and WebEx, you may want to install a Webcam to get the most out of your Web conferencing experience. This self-help document will step you through how to install a standard Webcam (Logitech HD Pro) using the plug and play technique (no software installation).

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